Tag Archives: Culture

Ethos Establishment…

For many years, I always thought Ethos sounded like one of the four musketeers. Which of course turns out to be true! Athos was indeed one of that famous fictional foursome – he was the oldest, noblest, secretive and most … Continue reading

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Mind Asking…

I am inquisitive by nature. I like to understand things. I ask questions to understand – to understand thinking, detail, ideas, rationale. I ask questions on topics I think I understand (to increase my understanding) as much as I do … Continue reading

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Forgiving Permission…

It is one of the perennial questions of leadership – debated by leaders and asked by team members. Permission or forgiveness? Do we seek permission (for an action or decision) or do we ask for forgiveness after said action or … Continue reading

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Timing Vision…

After a few days in the UK last week, I travelled to meet with one of our larger clients, for an annual review of our progress together over the past year and our opportunities for next year. There are many … Continue reading

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Cultural Breakfast…

It’s the best culture vs. strategy story I have ever forgotten. But it’s based in a hotel…which was why I remembered it last week. I was in the US for our annual Sales Conference and I arrived very late on … Continue reading

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Two Stories…

There is a famous optical illusion where you are shown a black and white picture and asked what you see. There are two answers – a not very attractive man or more sophisticated lady – neither is right or wrong. … Continue reading

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Change Encouragement…

I find myself thinking a great deal about change. How we are changing, how well (or badly) we are changing…speed of change, direction of change. It’s either quite sad…or very engaging! Truth is that we are all experiencing change all … Continue reading

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