Yearly Archives: 2016

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Traditional Management Must Change

The volatile and competitive market we are faced with today confirms we live in a time of change and these challenges abound continuously. But one thing is certain, to survive and thrive, we must not fear them, we must respect them by increasing our abilities in innovation and creativities Success today and into the future [...]

By |December 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Traditional Management Must Change

Make every employee a Marketable Commodity

One of the highest priorities in my Strategic Business Plan was to make those employees who wished to be trained a marketable asset. In saying this, I also initiated a highly effective communication policy which encouraged both skilled and unskilled people to aspire to a multi-skill classification. I have always said that people don't come [...]

By |December 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Make every employee a Marketable Commodity

The Power of Leveraging your Client Base

I often wonder why more businesses do not strategise the leverage of their customer base. In my experience there needs to be a new thinking about this important area of potential growth. Do you see 'Customer Loyalty' as an integral part of your strategic business plan and perhaps even re-think creating a customer loyalty programme [...]

By |December 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Power of Leveraging your Client Base

Everyone Deserves Quality in their Worklife

Australia, like many other advanced industrialised countries, is experiencing significant changes in traditional attitudes towards the value and meaning of work, relationships between employers and employees and the ever increasing efforts of unions to ensure their members are protected. The increasing demands paced on employers today in light of so much increased international competition and [...]

By |December 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Everyone Deserves Quality in their Worklife

Be a True Inspirational Manager

With the economic balance of Australia changing rapidly primarily due to the decline in government mining revenue, there needs to be a real shift for managers and staff to become more innovative and entrepreneurial. Failure of management to recognise the ever changing landscape or to plan for predictable problems will bring an absolute waste of manpower, materials and [...]

By |December 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Be a True Inspirational Manager

Turnaround Management

The business environment today is becoming more challenging than ever with a market place that is volatile and unpredictable. No longer can a business sustain itself with management being satisfied with the status quo. I advise CEO's to look at the ever changing environment, the competition both nationally and internationally, and to also seek out [...]

By |November 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Turnaround Management

Best Practice is not just a Buzzword

I was privileged to be part of a company which was accredited best practice under the Federal Governments inaugural Best Practice programme and from that, the criteria for achieving this in any business has not, and will not change. Best Practice will only emanate from a project which has uncompromised support and commitment from all [...]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Best Practice is not just a Buzzword

Best Practice is not just a Buzzword

I was privileged to be part of a company which was accredited best practice under the Federal Governments inaugural Best Practice programme and from that, the criteria for achieving this in any business has not, and will not change. Best Practice will only emanate from a project which has uncompromised support and commitment from all [...]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Best Practice is not just a Buzzword

Business – You had Better Change

As an extension to my last post, I believe it crucial that I should follow up with a best practice approach to change as a strategic intent to transform an organisation. It is no secret that the most important challenge in corporate Australia today is committing to and managing change successfully. Strategic change as I [...]

By |November 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Business – You had Better Change

A Powerful Case for Change

There is an imperative and powerful case for change so that business can confront the volatile and demanding market prerequisite's for sustainable success. Strategic Change Is integral to and focussed on the organisations strategic plan Leads to high performance, dramatically improved results with measurable differences Is underpinned by the innovativeness, energy and enthusiasm of employees [...]

By |November 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Powerful Case for Change