A Decade of Value Destruction

A Decade of Value Destruction

Shareholder activists are showing that even the smallest players can wield enormous influence when they call out value destruction. Their strategies and tactics offer powerful insights for industry innovators. We were given a great example this week of just how potent...
Is Your New Boss a Tyrant?

Is Your New Boss a Tyrant?

Valuable advice I received when I first started consulting was that too many people leave their corporate jobs to go out on their own, only to discover they now have a tougher boss. It seems that many people are finding themselves in this situation with the rapid...
Our Surprising Problem with Subtracting

Our Surprising Problem with Subtracting

I like to ask overwhelmed executives and organisations what they will stop doing. It is a surprisingly difficult question for people to answer. When asked to ‘subtract’ something from priorities and plans, most people tend to either avoid the question, change the...