AM I INSPIRED?

AM I INSPIRED?

Recently during a strategy workshop, I asked the team what the word ‘Inspire’ meant to them. There were some interesting results. I won’t share the results here, but you might like to think for a moment what it means to you. In my upcoming book 10% Better: Taking...
CONSCIOUS IMPROVEMENT

CONSCIOUS IMPROVEMENT

What area of your business isn’t running as smoothly as you’d like? What frustrations or delays or errors are you continually putting up with? An improvement program requires a conscious decision to address the inefficiencies and roadblocks that crop up, and should be...
10% Better – Turning Compliance from a Cost to a Benefit

10% Better – Turning Compliance from a Cost to a Benefit

A client recently told me they had plenty of work, they just need to consolidate their position. He meant they needed to make sure they could deliver what the customers wanted, and to become more efficient at how they did that rather than look for growth this year. He...
Do it on Purpose

Do it on Purpose

A 2021 McKinsey report tells us that employees expect their jobs to bring a significant sense of purpose to their lives. Employers need to help meet this need or be prepared to lose talent to companies that will. It’s no longer just a case of defining a company...
STOP FIGHTING FIRES

STOP FIGHTING FIRES

What an exciting few weeks we’ve had on the east coast of Australia! Dramatic, traumatic, destructive and tragic, but nonetheless exciting. (For those not based here, we’ve seen repeated east coast low pressure systems bring deluges of rain for weeks on end causing...