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Is it Possible to Have a Perfect Strategy?

That was the question posed in a recent forum. It’s an interesting question and deserved a response. With the benefit of hindsight, I’ve edited and embellished my answer: 277 more words

Strategic Thinking

5 steps to making your strategy more strategic

You don’t need to be involved in business for long to realise everyone has a different definition of what strategy means. In fact, at a meeting with a HR consultant a couple of weeks back, they stated that strategy was one of the two most misused words in creating job profiles (the other being “assistant”). 1,066 more words

Strategy

Recognising Emergent Strategy

In his counter to the use of the term strategy, Brendan Taylor observes that the use of strategy has been subverted and thus diluted of its true meaning. 467 more words

Strategic Thinking

NLP Practitioner

“NLP is an attitude and a
methodology that leaves behind a trail
of techniques.” – Richard Bandler

“NLP is the study of human
excellence.” – John Grinder… 20 more words

Personal Development

Why You Should Never Accept A Counter Offer When You Resign

It was a moment in my career that I will never forget. I had accepted a new job at a different company and when I went into my boss’s office to quit, with resignation letter in hand, he offered me a higher salary if I would remain in my current job. 602 more words

Strategic Thinking

10 Things That Sucking at Chess Has Taught Me About Life


10 Things That Sucking at Chess Has Taught Me About Life

The Game

I love playing chess. Mostly because it seems that I am involved in a very tiny way in one of the greatest collective intellectual achievements of humankind. 377 more words

THINKING

Creativity is more than moving Furniture

I was told the other day that one of our esteemed departments had decided to adopt an ‘activity-based workplace’. This is where you lose your personal space so as to reduce the systemic growth of stovepipes and to encourage cross-pollination of ideas and information. 618 more words

Cognitive Process