Run the Maze

Every problem we face feels like a maze. In the search for solutions, we constantly hit dead ends. This is especially true with more complex problems with no ‘discovered’ solutions. New businesses, start-ups, product development, strategy, corporate culture are all problems without blueprints. We understand the principles that help us to navigate the maze, but […]

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Old or mature?

They are not mutually inclusive. With businesses, as with people, you can be old without being mature. It seems counter-intuitive. After all, maturity comes with the wisdom that we collect over time as we are exposed to wide-ranging experiences. This is true. The only thing that guarantees is that we are old and experienced. It […]

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In the final analysis.

The hand was dealt. The cards were played. The project was completed. The cookie has crumbled. What do we discover? The final analysis offers the opportunity for reflection. It presents a chance to grow, learn, evolve and transcend. It requires a dissection of the preparation, the experience and the outcome. We analyse our original assumptions […]

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3 Steps to Start

Three things turn ideas into businesses. They are simple and essential. We don’t get them right often. Prove the need. Determine whether the problem you want to solve or the value you want to add is worth doing. It doesn’t matter how pretty you dress up armadillos if people don’t want armadillos dressed up. Prove […]

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