Category: Strategy

Does your business suffer from “Yellow Fever”?

Does your business suffer from yellow fever?

This is the third post in my Yellow series. Given the steady decline of the Yellow Pages over the years, there may be limited scope for many more posts. My first two were directed at Yellow Pages Group in New Zealand: 1. Why Yellow® made me see red 2. Time to show Yellow® the red …

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Ideas for Successs from Mindshop – May 2012

Read the latest quarterly newsletter “Ideas for Success” from Mindshop   There are three thought-provoking articles in the May 2012 edition: •    If the Job Could Talk - Supporting people in the workplace •    Win-win in the workplace! •    3 Key Ideas for Business Success in 2012 I hope these articles are of interest and …

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Defining your strategic intent with “The Art of Action”

The Art of Action

The mind map and video show you a simple and effective way of defining your strategic intent. The "Art of Action" by Stephen Bungay stresses the importance of making your strategic intent clear and simple. Intent is what you want to achieve and the reasons why. You should limit you strategic intent to defining and …

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Hungry for the Win: How to Be Successful in Business

hungry for the win

Successful sports athletes all have one thing in common and that is their will to win. It doesn't matter what kind of challenge it is or who they are competing against. What matters is that they give their very best to achieve victory. Business leaders can learn a thing or two about success from these …

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Ideas for Success from Mindshop – February 2012

Read the latest quarterly newsletter “Ideas for Success” from Mindshop There are three thought-provoking articles in the February 2012 edition: Business Maximizer Opportunities Using your Strengths to Leverage your Opportunities 3 Key Ideas for Business Success in 2012 I hope these articles are of interest and l look forward to getting some feedback. Do take …

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