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What great leaders should be doing to get ahead right now…

What great leaders should be doing to get ahead right now…

June 17, 2021

Never let a good crisis go to waste … so said Winston Churchill. And he should have known. While he never saw a Corona virus pandemic, he did successfully lead Great Britain through the darkest days of the second world war.   I am grateful that I have never seen a war, but I have led … Read more

Crazy law of unintended consequences

Crazy law of unintended consequences

May 17, 2021

If you are an unemployed young – or not so young – person, fulfilling long term employment is hard to find at the moment. The chances are that the situation will get worse before it gets better. To help to change this situation, I am working with my graduate son to create a new company … Read more

Be grateful for the bumpy ride

Be grateful for the bumpy ride

April 24, 2017

I seem to be meeting more and more people in business at the moment who are concerned that the economy is bumpy and unpredictable.  You can certainly feel a lot of turbulence in the air; Brexit, Trump, FX rates, inflation, Russia, Middle East, fake news etc. The truth is that if you could fly up … Read more

Think like a leader and act smart in times of turbulence

Think like a leader and act smart in times of turbulence

March 12, 2017

You can’t really miss it. The headlines, the endless discussions and debates, the boundless optimism from some and apocalyptic warnings from others. Unless you’ve had your head stuck in the sand for the last few months – and who, at times, hasn’t wanted to do that?! – the turbulence in the markets has permeated all aspects … Read more