Thoughts for 2022…

Thoughts for 2022…

Four interesting men with a golden thread of complementary ideas running through what they say and how to exist in our troubled world. The courageous Archbishop Desmond Tutu. His ability to challenge and at the same time have a great sense of mischief. His Holiness...
International Women’s Day 2021

International Women’s Day 2021

Let me take you back and no, it is not to Strawberry Fields! We have a wonderful leader in the shape of our Queen, an object lesson in steadfastness, duty and knowledge – think of 14 Prime Ministers. In the 1970s Baroness Rennie Fritchie was one of the first...
A process that has had its day?

A process that has had its day?

The “Nine Box Grid” seems to be invincible! How can a tool that was developed in the late 1960’s still be going strong? If HR is to be all about processes that are not transparent we are doomed to become nothing more than a transactional service that will be subsumed by the finance department.

The Nation’s Favourite

The Nation’s Favourite

The problem with using volume as a measure of what is ‘favourite’ is that wide adoption makes a
product or process ‘the best’, and therefore one that you should buy or adopt. It allows people to
stop thinking…