Tag Archive: RWC2011

Nov 06

How many leaders seek to become dispensable?

Further reflections on Rugby World Cup 2011 As a rule dictators are not great advocates of succession planning and refuse to contemplate a world without them at the top.  This blindness to accept change can come at a huge cost, as Gaddafi learnt only too late. All Blacks coach Graham Henry stands out as wanting …

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Oct 29

The unity of the Ireland team ensures victory over Australia

Ireland vs Australia

 Reflections on Rugby World Cup 2011 RWC2011ended in a nail-biting final between the All Blacks and France on Sunday 23 October, which saw the All Blacks crowned champions 24 years after winning the first Rugby World Cup on the same ground and against the same opponent.  This time the match could not have been closer …

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Jul 27

NZ2011 Business Club

NZ2011 Business- Club

Make great connections during RWC2011 The NZ 2011 Business Club is working with local and international business people to get them together during Rugby World Cup 2011. The first invitations have been sent out, but it is not too late to get involved. Join the NZ 2011 Business Club. There are separate categories for international …

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Apr 18

Rugby World Cup 2011 Business Matching

Auckland ICT Monthly Networking, 27 April 2011 John Brakenridge, CEO of NZ Merino is an articulate and passionate advocate of importance of the RWC2011 to New Zealand and the business community.  John won the Outstanding Leader Award in the 2010 NZ International Business Awards. NZ Merino is an outstanding example of transforming a commodity into …

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