“Recession, regulation and rain” or change management

with No Comments

CHELSEA — It’s quarterly reporting season. And there are goods and bads like we haven’t seen in a while.  BP has good news.  Shell has bad news. But how are we characterising our successes and failures?  At least most business leaders do have the good grace … Read More

Leadership: we’re all relying on it while we sleep

with No Comments

PICADILLY CIRCUS — Looks like the sun might actually come up in London today.  That’s a relief.  And one of my biggest concerns.  Yesterday was dark and I can’t handle that. So, how lucky am I?  That trivial issues like that concern me? Yesterday umpteen decisions … Read More

Three years of change: It’s Able and How’s birthday

with 4 Comments

LONDON — It’s been three fairly eventful years.  I suspect you’d be hard pressed to look at the last 25 years and come up with three more volatile years in which to be in business. Able and How was born on 08 September 2008.  If you … Read More

Change management and Britain’s big banks

with No Comments

CHELSEA — The problem with change is that you cannot always foresee what might happen next.  So you create an anticipated direction of travel and risks, issues, dependencies etc. along the way. That’s how it’s done.  In a nutshell. The problem with Britain’s big banks though … Read More

Conflict and ideas are connected — but only conflict is remembered

with No Comments

LONDON — I have been on a BBC topical-news show kick this year.  And earlier in the year I was watching a show called something like What the Arabs did for us…  It made the point that many, many interesting thing were created in times of conflict. … Read More

1 2 3 4 6
closeShare
#
#
#
#
#