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Reflections on Rio

8 September 2016

Rio and GB Cycling

How GB's cycling performance at the rio Olympics can be compared to the business and financial world

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IIM Provider Survey is Live

9 May 2016

The 2016 IIM Interim Provider Survey is now live for a limited time. This year, for the first time, it allows respondents to get an idea of the results in real-time.

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Empty high streets and mass redundancies: The truth of digitalisation in the Retail Banking sector?

29 March 2016

It’s understandable that there is some hesitancy to embrace wholesale digitalisation in the retail banking industry. For many banks, the numbers might well add up but the implications might be too unpalatable.

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Rapid growth at Interim Partners

23 February 2016

Hot on the heels of being crowned the UK’s Best Niche Agency at the Drum Recruitment Business Awards, Interim Partners is continuing its rapid growth with the appointment of a number of highly experienced new joiners.

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The NHS sets target. Hits it.

10 February 2016

The current challenges facing the NHS - funding, an ageing population, Byzantine organisational structure, etc. - mean that it has consistently underperformed against expected standards.

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Provenance: where art meets interim management

11 January 2016

Opinion matters, and genuinely expert opinion will still lead many clients to make great interim hiring decisions. However, it’s not the same as a genuine provenance; demonstrable outcomes consistently delivered on an ongoing basis.

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He would say that, wouldn't he?

23 October 2015

I spent a good proportion of last week agonising over whether I should break ranks with the majority of my interim managers, and disagree with them publicly. The fact you’re reading this means I have taken the plunge.

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Cutting it in Interim Management Recruitment

17 September 2015

When I looked in detail at the recent IIM Service Provider Survey, I noticed an interesting juxtaposition. 

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Assessing the value of interim management

21 August 2015

The cynic, said Oscar Wilde, is a person who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.

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Interim Management: It’s Just Senior Temps

2 July 2015

When I joined Interim Partners a few months ago, I received a gratifying number of congratulations from former colleagues. Many friends and acquaintances also offered some advice, generally fairly generic, occasionally sarcastic and mostly pretty unmemorable.

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Interim Partners places second in the IIM 2015 survey

1 July 2015

Claire Lauder (second place) and Ben Johnson announced as Leading Provider Consultants 2015

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The price of excellence

26 June 2015

Proof that a good lawyer is worth more than their weight in gold - almost literally

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Price vs. Value: Reflections on NHS Confed 2015

15 June 2015

The NHS holds a special place in my heart. I placed my first contractor at Guy’s & St Thomas’ in 1993 and have retained a strong interest in all things NHS ever since, as a business partner, a service user and a tax payer.

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