Systems Amplify Us

Systems Amplify Us

This week I have been in New Zealand, talking about how small businesses face a growth hump before they can become medium businesses, and also how medium businesses face a similar hump on their way to becoming large businesses. Looking around the countryside here,...
Is Audit a Dirty Word?

Is Audit a Dirty Word?

There are 2 words that my clients don’t seem to like to hear. One of them is audit. It makes people nervous, reminds them of those awful school tests they’ve tried to shut out of their memory, and it has an impact on resources and productivity. It’s a tricky situation...
Business Continuity

Business Continuity

Out jogging with some friends recently, one complained about a broken water pipe in the street that they were told would take until the next morning to be fixed. Yet I couldn’t agree with their complaint; I was impressed that the service providers have people on...