No Triangles

At a recent conference I listened to a presentation by Rachael Robertson – an adventurous  young lady who applied for and got the role of leading the 58th expedition to the Antartica for a 12 months period and where they knew they  were ‘stuck’ for many months as it was impossible due to ice and […] Read More

Quality of leadership can make or break a business

The success of a business truly lies with the people who work in the business. However, how a team performs is generally a direct result of  the ability of their leaders to lead. It has been said that team members will treat customers in the same way as leaders treat their team. It’s unfortunate that […] Read More

5 Reasons Why Business Fail To Work as a Team

I have just read a great book written by Patrick Lencioni which provides an insight as to why teams fail to achieve great things. The book, ‘The Five Dysfunctions of a Team”  has been based around an online assessment in which nearly 15000 participants undertook. The outcome of the assessment was that 68% of teams […] Read More

How to take your business to the next level

Some 20 years ago I went to a seminar on business development and strategies for business growth. At that seminar I picked up one really critical principle – the principle known as the Pareto Principle or the 80/20 rule. I subsequently purchased a book written by Richard Koch called “The 80/20 Principle” which provided a […] Read More