Our Ideas in Articles

May 2022

Business purpose—how to make it work for your business

Purpose stimulates and drives a business forward. Yet many business leaders do not express purpose explicitly in their strategic statements and are thereby not able to communicate it properly to exploit its power.

Purpose answers [...]

November 2021

Principles – to forget or reinstate them in our modern world?

 

Who, the speaker asks, believe in principles? All hands are up!

Raise hands then, he continues, which of you seek to abide by principles in your everyday transactions and activities?

Silence ensues, no hands raised in [...]

August 2021

CSFs – Hitting targets that count

Who doesn’t want to know where to focus his attention and action so as to hit his targets? The Critical Success Factors, CSFs, is one great methodology to achieve that. But though most managers [...]

July 2021

Post pandemic leadership – The leader’s new work

The inrush of the pandemic took away from the ties that fastened leaders to the status quo of thinking and doing. “Structures and Systems” that supported organizations before were left behind in the evacuated [...]

June 2021

The need for ambidextrous leader

 

When considering the purpose of organization, we must not forget the circumstances that gave rise to its creation. It was society and its needs that called for the establishment of this entity we call [...]

What do you call yourself, a manager, or a leader?

Is leadership different from management? To this perennial question we would like to put forward some thoughts and at the same time ask for your thoughts to help bring more clarity to the matter [...]