5 February 2016
Lombardi cured the disruptive attitude by introducing a new rule: everyone had to arrive fifteen minutes early for meetings and training.
7 January 2016
A resourceful young man called Tom Skinner ingeniously decided to create his CV in the style of a Mr Men book (Mr Candidate) and subsequently landed his perfect job.
17 December 2015
If you are hoping for a guideline on what to wear for work or during an interview, then you'd better stop reading, I haven't got a clue anymore.
13 October 2015
Congratulations on being made redundant. I say this because this might be the making of you - massive disappointments were the making of some of the greatest companies the world has ever seen, including Dyson, Ford and Disney.
18 August 2015
Despite (or perhaps because of) the intense competitive pressures on the UK supermarkets and the discerning consumer population, 2015 sees continuing activity involving Private Equity in the UK food and beverage sector.
13 July 2015
Greek Civilisation led the world in philosophy, architecture and culture. They lasted 5000 years before the Euro and will certainly exist beyond it.
8 June 2015
If you thought that the digital era was going to herald a new dawn in creative recruitment advertising, then you only have to look at recruitment adverts: the same old clichés are lurking in most.
18 May 2015
Before you drive up to Grimsby on a Tuesday evening on a wild goose chase/interview you might want to ask your interim provider / recruiter some of the following questions...
27 April 2015
Fit people are healthier, it’s a fact. By cycling you are much less likely to pick up the hideous germs so prevalent on public transport.
9 April 2015
What determines how much a consultant, a lawyer, an accountant, a recruiter or, indeed, anyone charges for their services? Is it technical capability, supply and demand economics? Or is it experience and knowledge?
5 March 2015
Seeing the Oscars recently made me think about the best Business Movies. Here are my thoughts (in no particular order): Moneyball (2011) Is it about sport or is it about business?
3 February 2015
My Thoughts On The Corporate Profile Photo. Joining a new business means lots of things but one of those things definitely throws me into a panic and that is the New Corporate Profile Picture.
7 January 2015
January is a time that many people think about the challenges ahead and about striving for new aims. All studies into performance improvement and changing your life for the better agree on one thing,
11 December 2014
What is a mood hoover? A mood hoover is a moaner who sucks the energy out of a room. We’ve all come across them. They bring negativity to any situation. They might be technically competent at their role
3 December 2014
I’m fascinated by why some high-performing teams and businesses keep going from strength to strength whilst others suddenly collapse at their zenith. Tesco have gone from being the doyens of British retail to having shares approaching junk status.