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Welcome to OKA Member Resources!

These OKA resources are updated each calendar quarter.
Every 3 months OKA “rotates” new materials in and out of both the Free Resources and the Professional Resources areas.

So check back often to be sure you don’t miss your favorite OKA resources!

Narrative Intelligence Workbook - A Practical Guide to Using Archetypes

Narrative Intelligence refers to our awareness of the “story” we are living. For leaders, teams and organizations, Narrative Intelligence also helps us shape and clarify our journey, our message, our brand. Through Narrative Intelligence, good leaders “lead with a story” for maximum impact. Through an understanding of key Archetypes (the major characters in our story) and a personalized action plan, the Narrative Intelligence Workbook shows you how to build awareness and how to understand and shape your own story. Hile Rutledge and Cindy Atlee are leading consultants and trainers in the Narrative Intelligence field and in the use of the PMAI (Pearson-Marr Archetype Indicator) assessment instrument. Now they bring this expertise to you in their Narrative Intelligence Workbook.

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OKA MBTI® Introduction Video

View the OKA MBTI® Introduction Video

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Flexibility, Resilience and the Senior Executive Service

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) isn't specifically identified as a Senior Executive Service competency (SES ECQs), but a closer look shows the clear connection between EQ and most of the SES ECQs. In this post I'll share a bit more about how EQ can help assess and develop flexibility, Resilience and Conflict Management skills in senior executives.

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Pop Your Bubble and Save the World

The degree to which we are each digging in, disconnecting and doubling down has put our culture on paths that are pulling us apart. Success would find more of us moving toward each other.

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Using the Right Lever

In truth, power is THE central issue in influence, but power can be understood, and leveraged, in very different ways.

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Mixing Your EQ Cocktail: Balance, Blends, & Behavioral Change

At OKA, we’ve found that the relationship between elements—and sometimes the tension between them—is a more powerful and helpful approach to growing and refining our Emotional Intelligence.

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Safe to Speak Cultures and Teams

Welcome to OKA Member Resources! These OKA resources are updated each calendar quarter. Every 3 months OKA “rotates” new materials in and out of both the Free Resources and the Professional Resources areas. So check back often to be sure you don’t miss your favorite OKA resources!

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Effective Decision Making (with the DSP)

Welcome to OKA Member Resources! These OKA resources are updated each calendar quarter. Every 3 months OKA “rotates” new materials in and out of both the Free Resources and the Professional Resources areas. So check back often to be sure you don’t miss your favorite OKA resources!

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