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28 April 2024
The Crucial Role of Effectiveness in Innovation: Building the Foundation for Success - Part 2

Creating Value: Effectiveness is synonymous with value creation. A truly effective innovation goes beyond superficial features or gimmicks; it delivers value that is tangible and enduring. Whether it's saving time, increasing efficiency, or enhancing convenience, the impact of an effective innovation extends far beyond its initial launch, enriching the lives of its users and stakeholders. […]

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21 April 2024
The Crucial Role of Effectiveness in Innovation: Building the Foundation for Success - Part 1

Every innovative endeavour needs to fulfil three requirements and in this order: effectiveness, consistency and efficiency. This week and next, we take a deep dive into what effectiveness is and why it is important. Effectiveness reigns supreme as the primary cornerstone for any new product or service. It's not just about creating something new; it's […]

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14 April 2024
What is The Difficult Part With Difficult Decisions? The Deciding Bit Or The Communicating Bit? Part 2

Let's continue where we left off last week, shall we? What makes communicating tough? Fear of Judgment: We fear how others will perceive our decisions. The anticipation of criticism, disapproval, or misunderstanding can make it challenging to articulate our thoughts honestly and openly. Managing Expectations: Our decisions often have ripple effects on those around us. […]

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7 April 2024
What is The Difficult Part With Difficult Decisions? The Deciding Bit Or The Communicating Bit? Part 1

We often find ourselves at crossroads, in life and at work, facing tough decisions that demand courage, clarity, and conviction. Whether it's about career choices, relationships, or personal dilemmas, making tough decisions can be daunting. But what adds another layer of complexity to this already intricate process? Is it the act of deciding itself, or […]

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31 March 2024
Balancing Act: The Power of Detachment for Business Leaders Part Three

Following the last two week's posts around detachment, and the perils of excessive attachment, in today’s bite-size blog I explain how to balance detachment with being connected. Open Communication Channels: Detachment doesn't imply disconnection. Leaders should maintain open communication channels with their teams, fostering an environment where ideas, concerns, and feedback can be freely shared. […]

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24 March 2024
Balancing Act: The Power of Detachment for Business Leaders Part Two

In this week’s bite-size blog, I show you the pitfalls of excessive attachment and give you a few pointers on how to cultivate a sense of detachment. Pitfalls of Excessive Attachment: Emotional Turbulence: Excessive attachment to outcomes, projects, or even specific team members can lead to emotional turbulence. Leaders may find themselves riding the highs […]

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