Tag: people

October 20, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Oldest At 233 years, the US Constitution is the world’s oldest. A messy compromise on 4 pages of parchment, it united States with different interests, laws & cultures.  Should we revere its age or its usefulness?  Designed to check the power of 1 branch of government against the other, it also proves that agreements can…

September 21, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Grip How to get a grip & end the chaos?  1st: see things as they actually are, not how we’d like them to be.  70% of projects fail.  Top 6 causes: Altering priorities; poor requirements-gathering; changing project aims; undefined opportunities/risks; bad communication; & inadequate vision/goal for the project.  Common factor in all 6 causes?  People. …

November 13, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Triple bottom line TBL = people, profit, planet (3Ps). 1981: Freer Spreckley says firms should measure their TBL. 1994: John Elkington’s 3Ps suggests sustainability as a goal.  1997: his book ‘Cannibals with Forks‘ asks firms to measure/ report financial performance, social wealth creation & environmental aspects.  What next for stakeholders?  Quadruple bottom line, which includes…

March 18, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Urban More than 1/2 the world’s population now lives in urban areas.  Will rise to 2/3rds by 2050.  But cities won’t achieve their economic potential unless they solve air pollution, navigation, housing shortage & noise.  In city-life utopia, robots sit in traffic, rents are low & electric motor whirrs are the loudest sound Guessed the Word?…