Is survival a new measure of success?

I have had a great few months swanning around the country side catching up with old acquaintances and making new ones over countless cups of coffee and the occasional tea. All of the people I met had one thing in common – they were all Leaders (Senior Executives or Board Members) of cause-based organisations, small,medium and […]

Do you have your three ducks in a row?

When I was a young management trainee in the Steel industry I can vividly recall a crusty senior manager constantly asking “Do you have your three ducks in a row?” Whenever he was checking on the status of a project. You see he had this theory that any project, endeavour or business has three primary elements […]