Category: Management

How to stop your CEO (or boss) from screwing up!

Your Friday Reading. I like it when senior people share experiences, over a period of time, in a really genuine and helpful way. Mitesh Sheth has done this here in a great post on LinkedIn: This is one of many

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Dilbert’s Words of Wisdom

I can please only one person per day. Today is not your day. Tomorrow’s not looking good either. I love deadlines. I especially love the swooshing sound they make as they go flying by. Tell me what you need, and

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The brains of a four-year-old

The following short quiz consists of 4 questions and establishes whether you are qualified to be a “professional”. Scroll down for the answer. The questions are not that difficult. 1. How do you put a giraffe into a refrigerator? .

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Peter Drucker on Leadership

I quite like Peter Drucker’s definition of a leader: “The only definition of a leader is someone who has followers.” Some more on this can be seen here:, along with the thoughts about, “Leadership has nothing to do with

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Why the living wage makes sense

I’ve just spotted this video from my good friend Neal Gandhi @nealgandhi Pay more, sell more, get happier customers…hear the opinions in this short film that advocates the living wage. It’s a short film showing that paying a living wage improves

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How many goals do you have?

I’m busy writing a speech entitled, “3 Ways To Kill a Good Idea.” It’s a humorous speech for a Warrington Toastmasters meeting next week. In my research I discovered data from some Covey Group work. They had completed a study that showed an inverse

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UI, UX: Who does what? A designer’s guide to the tech industry

Plus: How Apple, Facebook, Google and more tech-world heavyweights describe their design jobs. We’re recruiting roles in graphic design and UX/UI. Job descriptions are written and I’m looking forward to meeting some great candidates. Interested people should get in touch

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