SOUTH WEST LONDON — They say it’s broken. But I am not convinced it ever really worked. The company cascade is like the Lost City of Atlantis… or the missing Beach Boys album. Many people think it’s out there, but disappointment is the most likely outcome.
Here’s how the theory goes:
• You start at the top with a message.
• You give [...]
OUNDLE — There’s always some good that comes every year. I get great pleasure out of those little celebrated innovations. Here are a few of my favourite from this past year.
The end of tinned food — [...]
LONDON — As part of the course that I am have been asked to give in Kuala Lumpur later this month, one of the participants sent in this question:
Q: Will you be covering the topic on top-down and down-up internal communications?
In responding to the question I realised that the answer may have a more generalist interest. So [...]
AL DUOMO, FIRENZE — I know how I feel about graffiti on historic monuments. I don’t like it. There is no value in defacing ancient monuments, like Lord Byron famously did at The Temple of Poseidon in Greece.
But as I stumbled, puffin down the 463 steps from the top of the cathedral in Florence this [...]
When the wind of change whistles into play
will I blink or flinch away?
The wind of change wont whistle me away
if I spin my tails and sail.
And sail away, let yesterday become today.
CIRCLE LINE — I recognise that I am not the right demographic for the Brummie, bedsit, white rapper The Streets. But I have just bought [...]