business performance

Posted by | July 26, 2019
Zen and the art of strategic planning

Looking back over the first six months of 2019, I can divide my customers into those having strategies that are so complex they are undecipherable and those that have no...

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Posted by | May 31, 2019
A small team creates a revolution

A small team creates a revolution.  An accounting firm was having trouble making a decision at senior partner level to move forward with a series of our programs. Believe it...

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Strategic planning cascade
Posted by | May 23, 2019
7 steps on the strategy journey

There are seven essential steps to successful strategy execution in a business or organisation. The WorkPlan programs address each of these essential steps.  Clear strategic direction and roadmap: the strategy...

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Posted by | August 21, 2018
7 causes of failed partnerships and reseller relationships.

Different values held by leadership and expressed in organisations.  Values exist in an organisation whether they are communicated outwardly or not. Many organisations have identified a set of values but...

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Posted by | August 6, 2018
Strategic Execution vs Performance Management

Some businesses confuse performance management and execution of strategic objectives. It appears that more companies use performance management processes than businesses that have execution processes designed to achieve strategic objectives. ...

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Posted by | May 8, 2018
This Is Why Your Team Isn’t Getting Results Even Though Everyone Is Working Hard

Lack of team alignment isn’t just a problem in organizations today. It’s a flat-out emergency. In a recent MindManager survey of knowledge workers, 77 percent of respondents reported that not...

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Posted by | November 8, 2017
The CEO is stuck. Which way out?

 Feeling stuck. Feeling tired at the end of the day. Feeling frustrated more easily and more often. This is how one of my new clients described her personal situation during...

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advisory services
Posted by | November 3, 2017
Accounting is being disrupted; building capacity in advisory services

There is no doubt accounting firms are under pressure for both fees and service delivery. This can be considered disruption. There are a few reasons for this pressure and it...

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Posted by | February 17, 2017
Are you lost already?

It is time for the February check up. Have you made progress on your business goals and objectives for this quarter? How about your yearly goals and objectives? Feeling frustrated...

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Posted by | December 14, 2016
My Evernote Workflow Journey

Evernote has been a key component to my workflows since 2011. My use of Evernote has evolved to an advanced level that prompted me to undertake accreditation as an Evernote...

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