Coronavirus pandemic response efforts in USA and UK have stalled, leading to increasing numbers of infections and deaths. This article explores the failure in response from a national government policy perspective. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #Response #USA #UK
How do you prepare your business for disruptive events and emergencies? How to prepare you business for coronavirus, Covid19 and other emergencies. Improving your business resilience shouldn’t be complicated.
Business Continuity is full of clever jargon and three letter acronyms that mean well, but can make continuity and resilience planning inaccessible and confusing. Organisational Resilience should be straight forward and common sense.
What’s it like to work
a 4-day working week? Does it really help reduce stress while maintaining productivity? Experience on adopting a 4-day working week, reviewing and exploring the arguments for and against the 4-day working week, the opportunities and challenges of the concept.
What are the benefits of a 4 day working week for businesses and organisations? Is it as productive as a standard five day week? The arguments for and against 4 day week vs standard 5 day week, reducing stress, increasing productivity and its viability for business and organisational environments. Examples of businesses that have trialled 4 day weeks and evidence.
What is Kanban? How do you use Kanban as programme and project management tool? How can you use Kanban effectively in practice? Putting Kanban into practice as a project management tool in the public sector to drive service delivery
Using Kotter and Schein to assess culture in a large organisation in practice. How can you assess the corporate culture of an organisation using Shein’s Iceberg Theory and Kotter’s Cultural Alignment Theory. The second post on assessing organisational culture.
Using Kotter’s Culture vs Performance assessment theory in practice to assess the quality and alignment of culture to strategy in a large organisation. Pugh, Lawrence and Lorsch, and Kotter
Now we’ve passed the elevator pitch, we’re free to move onto the next stage – to develop a full business case and prepare a full sales pitch to deliver to the dragons. The last week has seen developments in the quality of the work, the development of the team, and the questionable dedication of some…
Applying Blundel and Lockett’s Opportunity Business Model in practice in entrepreneurial theory. Exploring how Dimensions and Drivers influence entrepreneurial opportunities in practice. What is Blundel’s opportunity business model abd how do you apply it in practice?
Entrepreneurial theory in practice: Opprtunity Theory. How do you identify new entrepreneurial opportunities? Lumpkin. Groupthink.