Cyber security for SMEs: Interview with Steven Forrest, CEO at ...

Technology - 1/30/2018

It seems like barely a day goes by without a new cybersecurity breach hitting the news. That’s not just some vague notion, either. The risks are very real. That’s why this year’s Global Risk Report by...

Meaningful work for meaningful pay: Uncovering the new talent ...

- 1/16/2018

A true veteran of the executive world, Dr Balaji Krishnamurthy has led sixteen businesses over thirty years. Today, he is CEO of Portland-based Think Shift, offering transformational marketing consult...

Navigating the Cultural Minefield

- 1/10/2018

I have studied the effects of cultural differences on business success for the last 16 years. Although there’s been a great deal of research and writing on the subject, much of it fails to present a s...

Is Your Company a Pool or a Stream?

- 1/8/2018

When I founded LogiStyle in 2006, I had adopted a philosophy that I would hire freshly minted college graduates, give them some great opportunities to meet and work with CEOs and require that in about...

Remember Why We’re Here

- 1/4/2018

In most teams, there are different jobs that must be done by different people performing in sometimes wildly different roles. Conducting human spaceflight from NASA’s Mission Control is no different. ...

We need to stop talking about work/life balance and start talking ...

How’s your work/life balance looking? Although many of us strive to achieve it, improve it, or find it - what does balancing work and life actually mean? Not as much as we think. On closer inspection,...

Intrapreneurship: the answer to talent retention?

Employee Motivation - 12/19/2017

Workplace loyalty is under increasing threat: just 8% of UK employees feel involved and enthusiastic at work, 19% are actively disengaged, and one third expect to leave their job in the next 12 months...

10 tips for a digital detox this Christmas

How much of your time do you really spend glued to a phone, laptop, tablet or television? Research shows that UK adults now spend nearly half their waking year looking at a screen. Researchers are pou...

The Vistage Executive Summit 2017: A story of change and of growth

Vistage - 12/6/2017

 In Summary: We need to rethink traditional organisational structures to attract the best talent of tomorrow. Culture and values are not buzzwords, and business leaders need to take ownership of their...

10 books on business leadership everyone should read

Life at the top - 11/28/2017

  With Christmas approaching, it’s time to give some thought to your wishlist or risk unwrapping yet another copy of Superfreakonomics (to add to the ones you received last year). But where do you beg...