June 28, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Annual reports At 135 pages, the average report is now 50% longer than 10 years ago. As clear as mud. Guessed the word?  Series 5 (2/4)  [photo: PellissierJP] 

June 16, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for prizes!  Series 5 starts soon. 1st letter of each post Title (in a Series) spells a business word  (which may be spelt correctly, backwards, jumbled up or as anagrams).  Previous answers: Series 4 spelt  F-I-T-P-R-O   (PROFIT) Series 3 spelt  A-L-D-I-G-T-I   (DIGITAL) Series 2 spelt  N-O-I-T-P-Y-R-C-N-E   (ENCRYPTION) Series 1 spelt…

June 15, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Overboarding Trust executives to manage their own workload, but those with too many roles can’t do their duties properly. Over-burdened directors may fall short of what’s required Guessed the Word?  Series 4 (3/6)   [photo: AnjaPetrol]

June 14, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Retail theatre Selfridge’s Work It Lab gets together forward-thinking employees to devise & champion new ways of working. “There’s no fun like work” ~ Harry Gordon Selfridge, 1909 Guessed the Word?  Series 4 (2/6)   [photo: cezary_p]

June 12, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Passport The EU burgundy-red booklet permits visa-free travel to 147 countries.  A globe-trotter’s dream Guessed the word?  Series 4  (1/6 )  [photo: wisegeek]

June 5, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Teamwork Sole entrepreneurs are a minority.  Even Bill Gates, Richard Branson and Steve Jobs had co-founder partners in the crucial early years.  Most successful firms are started by teams Guessed the word?  Series 4 (6/6)    [photo: Mariusz Szymaszek]

June 2, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Institutional investors Pension funds are making unusual investments: Rabobank is landlord of Dutch sex shops, M&G property fund has bingo halls. Cast the net widely to generate a fixed stream of cash Guessed the word?   Series 4 (5/6)   [photo: Espressolia]

May 31, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Freemium  A mix of ‘free’ and ‘premium’ is dominant in internet startups & smartphone apps: basic features at no cost, richer functionality for a fee. Users become evangelists if the distinction between free and paid offerings are clear Guessed the word?   Series 4 (4/6)   [photo: Ryan McGuire]

May 17, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for prizes!  Series 4 starts soon… 1st letter of each post Title (in a Series) spells a topical business word  (which may be spelt correctly, backwards, jumbled up or as anagrams).  Previous answers: Series 3 spelt  A-L-D-I-G-T-I = DIGITAL Series 2 spelt  N-O-I-T-Y-P-R-C-N-E = ENCRYPTION Series 1 spelt  U-N-I-C-O-R-N [photo: yifats21] 

May 17, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

  Immersion training Live action role playing teaches vital 21st century skills – creative thinking, problem-solving, collaboration & communication. Better than rote learning & fact retention now we have unprecedented access to information? Guessed the word?  Series 3 (2/7)  [photo: luispepunto]