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Business as a Force for Good – yes, yes, yes…what does that actually mean?

Business as a Force for Good – yes, yes, yes…what does that actually mean?

Time to Read and View All:  84 seconds Business as a Force for Good – yes, yes, yes…what does that actually mean?   Since we announced the theme of our annual flagship leaders conference (link) we have received many enquiries, emails and calls that, in essence, asked the same question: ‘What do you mean by…Continue Reading

The Wisdom of Bake Off

The Wisdom of Bake Off

Time to Cook:  Around 90 seconds  The Wisdom of Bake Off A few years ago, it is end of term sports day at Olivia’s school. Egg and spoon, lots of fun and stalls set up by parents. Towards the end of the day, we see a stall we have previously missed – guess the weight of the Cake…Continue Reading

We’re all Scientists Now

We’re all Scientists Now

Time to Read: Read it, time yourself and then you will know We’re all Scientists Now The science community is in a bit of a spin, as “certainty” becomes ever more difficult to prove. This has been raised in academic journals over the last few years, and when The Economist published “How Science Goes Wrong” the…Continue Reading

Just because everything changes…

Just because everything changes…

Time to Read: 31 secs (Add on time if you watch the video!) …doesn’t mean it hasn’t been this way before. People and Profit – despite the constant so called “change agenda” these have always been the two most critical factors to every organisations success, the world over. People – every organisational issue, is always a…Continue Reading

Jump Straight to Performing

Jump Straight to Performing

Jump Straight to Performing You will have heard it many times – all teams “must” go through four stages before they are effective – Forming, Storming, Norming and Performing. I have never understood “Norming”, so let’s focus on the other three. Form, Storm, Perform – fair enough – a process that clearly takes a while.…Continue Reading

Mind the Gap

Mind the Gap

Time to Read:  Next Train….2 mins (worth the wait). Mind the Gap   No, not the gap between platform and underground train  Rather, the Gap of Infinite Possibility – where your future, your life, what happens to you next, are totally and absolutely within your own control, and no-one else’s. WOW Please, just reflect on that…Continue Reading