Transforming Private Company Values  

Transforming Private Company Values  

If you are in a leadership role driving the agenda of a private company, trying to significantly increase shareholder value and especially if the shareholders are considering a sale in the next three years, then this post is for you. Our team have run businesses as...
Simplicity – The Secret of Successful Leadership

Simplicity – The Secret of Successful Leadership

We all admire a leader who can simplify a complex problem into an understandable, simple, explanation of the essential elements. We are motivated by the leader who can set out a clear, concise solution to a complex problem. Ultimately, in the best companies this leads...
The Sales Deck – A Checklist To Consider

The Sales Deck – A Checklist To Consider

We see a lot of sales decks in our work with clients. These remain an effective selling tool as part of a diagnostic selling process but they need to follow some golden rules to achieve their objectives. Too often they follow a similar path of story telling about you!...
10 Top Tips To Motivate Employees

10 Top Tips To Motivate Employees

I confess I find my own practical experience matches most of the social science research on why people come to work – as described in Daniel Pink’s Book Drive.  Daniel’s book spotlights the big three as mastery, autonomy, purpose. I’ve added...
Entrepreneurship – Checklist of Myths

Entrepreneurship – Checklist of Myths

It’s all about profitability. It’s not. It’s about positive cash flow. You go bust through lack of cash, not profit. Websites are the responsibility of marketing people. Wrong. Today the website is the responsibility of the CEO. Most websites are a disjointed,...