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Never Hire Management Consultants In These Situations
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How To Get The Most Out of Your Management Consultants While Spending The Least On Them?
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Why Good Management Consultants Are So Expensive?
although I am writing this blog post to note down my precise thoughts just for a handful of people, it[...]
How to Gain Meaningful Employment Over 50
First time I heard it, I was astonished. A friend (and an ex-client) was visiting Sydney with his wife, and[...]
How You Define Success Determines Your Results
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What is Common Between Enron and Bitcoin?
I was at a Melbourne Cup luncheon yesterday, and someone asked me why I do not write about Bitcoin.On my[...]
Information age thinking needs information rich leadership
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Do Not Topple The Global Economy Mr Trump
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Are Good Business Transformation People Worth Their Weight in Gold?
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Asian Banker Summit 2015 – Connecting Finance with Supply Chains
On 14 - 16 April 2015 in Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, nearly 2000 top bankers and[...]
Dear Hackers – Please Do Not Kill the Cloud…
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Strategy Is An Easy Game – Especially for the Good Yachtsmen and Navigators
It appears a bit extreme now – but it was very common at time when I was a navigating cadet.[...]
How To Find a Job
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Find Your Way OUT of the Rat Race
After a while, the rat race tires you out. Even if you are winning the race, you still feel like[...]
The Rare Art of Getting Rapid Results
I was in a meeting with one of my clients who was one of the top 3 executives in a[...]
A Valuable Lesson – How To Learn Everything About Everything
There I was sitting across the desk from the legendary fleet commodore of my company. As a junior officer I[...]
Fresh Thinking for New Business Models
Old Business Models are Getting Redundant When General Motors filed for Chapter XI protection in 2008, it also marked the[...]
Ideas in Action
A switched on team of senior management makes all the difference. No matter which part of the world, and how[...]