RAMP up your year

Around Dec 24th, your whole organisation turned the lights off and went to sleep. Then slowly across January, the lights started to switch back on. One-by-one, in random spots, people have [...]

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2020. What Was the Point?

Last week I gathered a group of 30 leaders to squeeze some learnings out of 2020. I want to share the 3 questions we discussed. You may find them useful in your world. First, I ran a quick poll, [...]

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Team Intelligence And Turning Pro

  In my work on team intelligence, we know that surprisingly few teams consistently show up with their “A” game. For example more than 50% of people on senior leadership teams [...]

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Finding wisdom in negative space

Finding wisdom in negative space I come from an artistic family. My mother completed an Art degree aged 60. My late father was a prolific experimenter, trying everything from 3D Film making to [...]

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What is the opposite of strategy?

What is the opposite of strategy? Last week I was working with a couple of Leadership Teams on their strategy, a question popped into my head… What is the opposite of strategy? I posted it on [...]

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Teams and Tribes

We’ve been tracking 4 organisations as they navigate working remotely, surveying their people every 2 weeks. Here’s an insight that might just inspire you to take action. Our tracking [...]

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Why managers need to be wrong more

When I was a teenager, before I could drive, I had an argument with my Mum in the car. She was telling me how she could slow the speed of our (manual) car just by changing down through the gears. [...]

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