Digital Customer Experience: An Open Goal?

Many of us reach for sporting metaphors to assist with the communication of business challenges. Once they don’t distract from the core discussion and provided they help illuminate the debate, I don’t see any harm in utilising them as an Read More…

Culture – What if yours stinks and needs a change??

Corporate culture is all over the news at the moment and its something that fascinates, confuses and mystifies in equal measure. Most organisations are fascinated with one thing – how do we change the culture? Source:http://www.supplychain247.com Edgar Schein – one Read More…

Crowdfunding, you mean like Kickstarter?

Even though it feels like crowdfunding has been around forever, I still often find one of two reactions when I discuss it with business people. Source: www.sueddeutsche.de The first (increasingly rare) reaction comes from those who haven’t yet heard of crowdfunding. Read More…

The Experience in the Room with Salesius Sasi Kumar.S

Our Experience in the Room series continues with Salesius Sasi Kumar.S, IT Senior Project Manager at Allianz, and a past participant of the Henley MBA. He shares his story of how instrumental the Henley MBA was to his career and his organisation.  copyright www.facesofanotherworld.com What is your career background? During Read More…

Like death and taxes…change is coming!

    ‘Can we call it something else? How about initiative? Or recalibration?…or…?’ He trailed off…he just wanted to avoid the C word! How about embracing the C word, how about we put it front and centre, I suggested. The tightening Read More…

How to Ride the Crest of the Digital Business Wave

EMC’s CEO Joe Tucci recently remarked that, “the transition to an ever more connected world, brought on by the Internet of Things (IOT) is a huge digital wave crashing down upon business as usual. Businesses must decide whether they want to Read More…

Are you a Data Structure Scientist?

OK so what’s a data structure scientist I hear you ask! Yes, we have all heard of that “sexy” data scientist role but perhaps never of the data structure scientist. You might imagine it to be a role demanding significant Read More…

The Experience in the Room with Susan O’Dwyer

Our Experience in the Room series continues with Susan O’Dwyer, Chief Executive at Make-A-Wish Foundation Ireland. She shares with us how the IMI journey has influenced her career and organisation so far. Susan has completed two IMI Diplomas – Management and Strategy and Innovation.  Career Background I have Read More…

Top 7 Tips For Handling Stress

  Stress can make or break you. It is now better understood than ever before and people can learn to deal with it.   Life is stressful and self awareness is needed now more than ever. To be alive is Read More…

Getting value from information: as easy as riding a bike?

The cyclist in the peloton uses a speedometer to judge instantaneous speed, average speed for the journey, distance travelled and various other parameters to help manage performance. Good performance might be to arrive at the right destination, within an allotted Read More…