Gratitude enhances health and work performance

25 October 2019

When we wish to reduce stress and anxiety and increase work performance, saying words of gratitude is a good place to start. The act of noting what we have and how we... Read more >

Five stages of change maturity

18 October 2019

Great change is long lived…And just like great wine (or indeed shoes), it has a maturation process. Today’s Australian Financial Review (18/10/19) notes that RM Williams the Aussie manufacturer of a very... Read more >

Removing what’s wasted

29 September 2019

Firms which wish to flex with market conditions know that cost control is key in their growth and survival. Revenue growth is important, but it is profit maximisation that ensures business longevity.... Read more >

Change takes courage

11 April 2019

Changing a business requires courage on the part of business leaders and their staff.  Change can result in success or failure, and the possibility of failure incites fear for all those... Read more >

I love micromanaging

5 February 2019

“I love micromanaging” said no one ever. Why do we think that anyone wants to micro manage? Micro managers generally worry all hours of the day and night. Who wants that? Not... Read more >

Taking back control.

26 September 2018

Stop the rush. You’ve finished that big task and its now onto the next. I would suggest that right now you would like to feel pleasure – for what you have achieved... Read more >

Business – forge your own path

25 September 2018

It’s pleasing that Australia is one of only 10 countries with AAA rating from all three global ratings agencies (AFR Weekend 22-23 Sep 2018) but let’s not get complacent. Much is resting... Read more >

The 10 fundamental factors of change success: Video

10 October 2017

Any attempt at strategy implementation requires an individual to change their behaviour. This means that habits need to be broken and new habits established. In theory this is easy, but in reality... Read more >

How ready are you?

31 August 2016

Is the down trend over?  Time will tell but resources prices are showing some stabilisation: FMG’s latest dividend was 25c compared to 2c a year ago and BHP Chief Executive Andrew McKenzie... Read more >