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Guilt free gift giving this Christmas

Green Collect is a not-for-profit social enterprise. It provides a collection service for businesses to recycle products that would otherwise go to landfill. Some of these products get a new lease of life in their Green Collective retail shops. 514 more words


The trouble with targets

The front page article on the Press for Friday 7th November 2014 says “Patients ‘forgotten’ in wait for surgery”.

It goes on to say that research published in the NZ medical journal suggests that: 442 more words

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Try something new

Keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things. We’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths –¬†Walt Disney

With every new year that falls upon us, the tides turn.  616 more words


Stating the obvious!

It is really easy for any leader to say “I want…

  • Continuous Improvement;
  • Removal of waste;
  • Reduction in failure demand*.”

(* explained in my earlier marbles post… 166 more words

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The original marbles

For those of you who have attended a particular course that I run, I hope you remember the marbles!

For those of you who haven’t (yet) attended, then this post should cover the point nicely. 494 more words

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IT and Improvement

“Asking a consultant if you should….put in a new computer system is like asking a hungry Great White Shark if the water is warm and you should go for a swim.” … 545 more words

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'Management by results'...how does that work?!

The CEO of the company I work for recently shared a tweet with us summing up an insight she gained at a recent engagement she attended, which read as follows: 412 more words

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