Self-defence?

By Joe Moore Do you get a bit uncomfortable in a conversation where you think your contribution, or performance is challenged? When you start to think that others are trying to get you to change, do you become a little uneasy and try to change the subject of the conversation? When I am uncomfortable in a […]

Only the Outstanding Will Survive

  From Chris Gandy Each year around this time, I catch-up with a group of friends all of whom are working or have worked in senior roles in cause-based organisations. While the occasion is traditionally heavy on social conviviality, I can’t help myself and at some point try to pick their brains on something like […]

The Results of the Status Quo

By Patrick McFadden Status quo thinking brings mediocre results. The Status Quo Formula: Status quo= Mediocre =Average Mediocrity is very common and it means being average. Average professionals, businesses, and organisations are average. Average is for losers!  This may sound harsh but the reason that average is for losers is that given the choice between remarkable and average, nobody picks […]