Are you treating the right problem?

“There are two certainties in life, death and taxes” said Brad Pitt in the 1998 movie  “Meet Joe Black”. Actually I believe there is a third certainty, problems. Source: www.cliparthut.com Problems are part of the journey of life, we cannot Read More…

Building High Performance Cultures

Organisations are feeling the pressure to hold on to cost savings achieved over the last number of years whilst simultaneously increasing service impact or profit in a challenging economic environment. “You need to do more with less” is the mantra Read More…

Mergers and acquisitions: Cloud Strategy to the rescue!

Many organisations struggle with the integration of acquired companies due to uncertainty at three levels. Firstly, formulating and communicating a coherent business strategy pre-supposes an in-depth knowledge of the acquired assets, resources and capabilities. It takes time, however, for employees Read More…

The two big risks lurking over the horizon

Several large risk factors remain from the economic bubble. In particular, debt levels remain elevated. Goodbodys Stockbrokers expect government debt to be 107% of gross domestic product at the end of this year before falling to 101% by the end Read More…

The new CEO

What if I told you your company has a new CEO? And there is more…..he is passionate and very active, he is a brand ambassador and is empowered with knowledge! Does it ring a bell?….  Source: www.shutterstock.com ..well let me tell Read More…

Using PEST to get the BEST

The global business environment is constantly changing, offering both opportunities for your company to exploit and threats for your company to manage. Analysing PEST  (Political, Economical, Social and Technological)  factors on a regular basis can be a powerful indicator of Read More…