Political leadership is in decay.
Ask yourself a question: in the history of your business how much has been spent on leadership training, and I will confidently predict that you are...
16th December 2011
The Christmas Isthmus - A Transformational Tale (Day 3 of 5)
Christmas approached and it started to snow. A very reflective Edward Scrooge III, CEO at Ebenezer, sat at his desk. The ghosts of Christmas past...
24th November 2011
Get a TRUE understanding of everything that matters with the MBTITMPEQi Inventaplex...
Business measurement seems to consist of little else these days than an as-yet-unused 3 letter acronym, together with a tiny variation in...
19th October 2011
Acting decisively while holding uncertainty
To us at blackswan who live and breathe transformation on a daily bases, it’s all about understanding the DNA of business, its purpose, its...
11th October 2011
Modern coaching theory is becoming increasingly complex.
New science developments and best-practices mean that coaches and their coaching programs have to be up-to-date to be effective and competitive in...
4th October 2011
The Coming of Change (but not as we know it)
I picked up again Dan Brown’s book The Lost Symbol and the reference to “ORDO AB CHAO” and was relating this back to my belief that, when things...
28th September 2011
Samsung and Apple – Time to Send in the Blue Berets?
Samsung and Apple are currently described as being at war over patent infringements. Each has a phalanx of legal foot soldiers marching steadfastly...
27th September 2011
Can’t Pay. Won’t Pay.
Can’t Pay. Won’t Pay. (Please Refer Any Further Questions to My Accountant).
There was news at the weekend that the Chancellor is considering...
14th September 2011
A mad man
It is unbelievable how little I know and the false assumptions I have made.
As I mentioned in one of my previous blogs, (How little we know)...
26th July 2011
Weapons of mass distraction
The moment Jack Welch announced that GE had saved $9B with Six Sigma, it made it virtually impossible for any other CEO on the planet to ignore....
17th May 2011