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Evolution, not Transformation: Fixing Change for the Digital Age

We need to talk about transformation.  In the age of Digital, it’s broken. Let’s take a look at the transformation paradigm: change is happening, whether we are talking about big, disruptive innovation that entirely alters your customers’ expectations, or there’s an accumulation of smaller things which are slowly rendering you ineffective, vulnerable to your competition […]

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Speaking machine with the PA

So – just had a fabulous conversation with Andrew Ingram, personal assistant to SC, who I am presently talking to about a consulting role. Having agreed with SC about what time I am talking to him, Andrew then emailed me to say that SC was busy at that time, therefore, could I book another time to […]

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Building Customer-Led Businesses

Paul Allen Of Comotion On Building Customer-Led Businesses This is a quote from Paul Allen of the London-based consulting agency Comotion when asked about what they do and why Comotion exists. The name Comotion cames from putting the words “commerce” and “emotion” together – a useful simile of what Comotion does and a good representation […]

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Embrace your dissenters

It is hard enough getting initiatives delivered in business without have to deal with people constantly telling you about all the things that might go wrong, or about why your initiative won’t work. Ignore these people at your peril. Larger organisations are particularly prone to “groupthink” because of hierarchical management structures. Employees are usually expected […]