Monthly Archives: November 2016

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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How Important is Best Practice Management?

The importance of best practice project management can never be underestimated in developing sustainable strategic business plans. It must be obvious that if all project objectives are to be achieved, the key stakeholders, communications and identified resources must be properly organised. An effective plan will ensure that there are clearly understood lines of authority, and that [...]

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Make 2017 a year of Occupational Health & Safety

I recall accepting a position with a company which had an abysmal Occupational Safety Health and Welfare record. 30% of employees were being injured every year and had no rehabilitation programme to work with. There were no policies and/or procedures which were operational with no sign of a committee to strategise improvement of the situation. [...]

By |November 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Make 2017 a year of Occupational Health & Safety

Regaining Lost Competitiveness

I have certainly learnt over the years both personally and through business experience around the world that companies can't regain lost competitiveness by just costs. To rely on incremental cost cutting to be competitive will ultimately lead to an unsustainable future for a business. In reality, by strategising to just mechanically eliminate chunks of the [...]

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