Be proud to be an imposter

24 January 2020

You think you’re an imposter? Join the human race… … A species that has pushed itself to its limits time and time again.  Pushing limits is hardwired into us, so we’ve also built internal... Read more >

Becoming extraordinary

17 January 2020

The thing about extraordinary results is that they can come from ordinary effort. There will be some talent involved but frequently such outcomes are due to hard work and the endowment of... Read more >

Do you measure up?

20 September 2019

The best measures encourage behaviour that enhances the achievement of strategic goals. When both lead and lag measures are used together, forecasts for future performance are more reliable. ... Read more >

Converting dung to joy

11 July 2019

Life can toss us a barrel of dung sometimes. Placing it right at our front door where it must be faced every time we enter the world. It smells. It’s unpleasant to... Read more >

The one thing a CEO must get right

8 February 2017

Increasingly there is positive economic news in Australia. The Reserve Bank has announced that it sees the beginning of an upswing. Rio Tinto has announced a good profit season, and gold and nickel... Read more >

What is your CEO leadership score?

2 December 2016

Over the last year the world around you has changed. Your firm will have changed too. Whether you realise or not it will have changed in every aspect, sometimes only a little,... 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 >

Strategy Implementation: A story. A process: Video

5 May 2016

Atlassian is a software provider which listed on the NYE in December 2015 for $4.37B.  It was only 13 years old. This is how it was done. ... Read more >

How is the professional of the future using Artificial Intelligence?

2 May 2016

Professionals are employed because of the knowledge they control: “know – what” and “know – how”. Artificial Intelligence can save or collapse the professional firm.  ... Read more >

Turning strategy into results

18 March 2016

Turning strategies and plans into results seems to be the biggest challenge for many leaders. Haven’t you heard your staff say, many times: “Sorry I couldn’t put the plans into action because…”... Read more >