March 10, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and  Contact Us for prizes!  Series 2 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).  As a clue, Series 1 spelt the word  U-N-I-C-O-R-N [photo: JordanHoliday] 

March 9, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Neuroscience New insights into how we think can help business. We rarely detect forged bank notes, despite well-publicised security features – watermark, metal strip, changing colours – as our brains ignore things which seem to fit our assumptions, and only notice details we go out to seek  What’s the Word? Series 1 (7/7)  [photo: johnhain]

March 5, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Robotics  Fretting they’re becoming too human?   Instead, guard against humans becoming robotic thinking machines achieving competence without comprehension. How many scientists working on the Manhattan project knew they were creating an atomic bomb?   What’s the Word? Series 1 (6/7)  [photo: Dossi]

February 26, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Olderpreneurs Over-50s are the new start-up generation, accounting for 43% of new UK businesses.  They’re more likely to innovate, and be trading 5 years later, than under-35’s.  Technology is ageless; whether you’re 10 or 100, the driver-less car takes you where you wish to go.  Get older workers to design products & services for younger…

February 22, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

C-suite C-level executives are the top posts in a firm, with titles usually starting with ‘C’ (Chief Executive, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer). With importance, influence & high-stakes decision making, comes the danger of group think, where harmony & cohesion are valued more than accurate analysis & critical evaluation    What’s the Word? Series 1 (4/7)…

February 20, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

r Internet of Things (IoT)  started in 1982, when Carnegie-Mellon students put sensors in a vending machine connected to the internet, to avoid having to walk there to know when freshly-loaded drinks were cold enough. Laziness can be productive   What’s the Word? Series 1 (3/7)  [photo: Clint Adair] 

February 8, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Netflix biz model: There’s many Woody Allen fans in the world, but not enough near most stores. So, to make money ~ have MANY Woody Allen movies in ONE store in the middle of the world (not many Woody Allen movies in many stores)      What’s the Word? Series 1 (2/7)  [photo: Lloyds Dirks] 

February 8, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

  Unicorn – a mythical horned creature in fairy tales, but very real in the business world, a Unicorn  is a start-up, which is not yet a public company, with a valuation of more than US$ 1 billion. Examples – Airbnb, Snapchat, Uber, Xiaomi. Can we help your firm become one?      What’s the…

January 27, 2016 admin123@ No comments exist

  RTC’s  BC:AD  QED. Hello World! Guess the business word  &  contact us for prizes!   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).  As a clue, Series 1 spells the word  U-N-I-C-O-R-N. [photo: qimono]  Business Change: Alter Direction.   Quod…