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Football’s Come Home

Football’s Come Home

Time to read: 90 seconds Naked Leader Week 985 – 1 August 2022 Yesterday, an English national football team won its first major trophy since 1966 Then, 56 years ago, the Men’s team beat West Germany 4-2 after extra time, at Wembley to win the World Cup One day ago, the Women’s team beat Germany…Continue Reading

Waiver Of Remedies

Waiver Of Remedies

Time to read: Don’t Naked Leader Week 984 – 25 July 2022 Leading Consultancy Client Contract – Clause 29 Waiver Of Remedies No forbearance, delay or indulgence by either party in enforcing the provisions of this agreement shall prejudice or restrict the rights of that party nor shall any waiver of its rights operate as a…Continue Reading

You Can Have A Succession Plan, Or You Can…

You Can Have A Succession Plan, Or You Can…

Time to read: 30 Seconds Naked Leader Week 982 – 11 July 2022 Name your successor Few projects consume an organisation’s energy as producing a ‘Succession Plan’. Shareholders, Directors and Governance depend on it and so a committee is formed. Days become weeks, weeks become months and months become years. Or, a quicker way, is…Continue Reading

Humility Or Arrogance?

Humility Or Arrogance?

Time to read: 100 Seconds Naked Leader Week 981 – 4 July 2022 But not to the point of self-destruction Last week I was observing a meeting of Senior Execs, and as I did, I realised something about people who call themselves “humble” – they often appear the most arrogant: • They do not accept compliments…Continue Reading

The Final Cure For Busyness

The Final Cure For Busyness

Time to ask: 5 Seconds Time to answer: Slightly longer Naked Leader Week 977 – 6 June 2022 Whenever a new idea, action or project is proposed, ask, and answer: “If we are saying yes to this, what are we saying no to?” Welcome to business hell – and heaven With my love and best…Continue Reading