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309, 2023

how gov corrupts climate data – alarm not inform, models don’t model

September 3rd, 2023|0 Comments   promoting alarm/ following climate narrative 6bn people not enough energy 3bn use less power than a refrigerator developing world need MORE energy, developed want [...]

1508, 2023

EV carbon footprints

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2606, 2023

EV balance 100% EVs is madness

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706, 2023

welcome to hell generative ai

June 7th, 2023|0 Comments importnce of lnguge   learning

306, 2023

people get in the way of ai

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605, 2023

The grand refusal of the great reset

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1404, 2023

digital poisons

April 14th, 2023|0 Comments   source economist  

1404, 2023

This is why must EDI die

April 14th, 2023|0 Comments

Introduction; leadership or the underlying psychology is really only discovered when its challenged, so here are some recent conversations below that illustrate for you why the psychology [...]

1203, 2023

Perspective on trajectory and end times

March 12th, 2023|0 Comments evil god delusion hold back the truth or diabolical deception n- demonic lies keep from you let transition in California sexualising kids - minor attracted persons

2302, 2023

Wokeness language

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702, 2023

EVs and EV strategy in the UK

February 7th, 2023|0 Comments

Firstly lets relish some bastardised Shakespeare.. Electric Vehicles "to be?" or "do what do you really want them to be?" That is the Question? If there ever [...]

602, 2023


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3101, 2023

China has infitrated every US university

January 31st, 2023|1 Comment

3101, 2023

Britishvolt leadership dialogue

January 31st, 2023|0 Comments

and Ben Kilby head of marketing / communications at BV.. Ben Kilbey Ben Kilbey• 2ndFounder of Strategic Communications/Business Development Advisory, Bald Voodoo - you are your own [...]

1301, 2023

Tech pump n dump party is over…

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901, 2023

weak woke men

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901, 2023

Chinas plan

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1412, 2022

the irrationality of science

December 14th, 2022|0 Comments

validating false generalisations - are very hard to undo and disprove using the iron rule  

1212, 2022

#equitydiversityinclusion and ammunition

December 12th, 2022|0 Comments

Live... this #equitydiversityinclusion manifestation is what a mass psychosis looks like. Become aware of the issue and solution: Forget, the abject waste and misdirection of these [...]

712, 2022

Musk on AI

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2411, 2022

The importance of a ruler/leader

November 24th, 2022|0 Comments

"Tsekung asked about government and Confucius replied: 'People must have sufficient to eat; there must be a sufficient army; and there must be confidence of people in [...]

2311, 2022

ESG the anti-trust tyranny

November 23rd, 2022|0 Comments

#ESG is another malign ideological force that undermines boards and many don't recognise. There is an unhealthy anti-trust / anti-competitive level of control attempted by the likes of [...]

2311, 2022

Big 4 and woke

November 23rd, 2022|0 Comments

The big4 do seem to be stoking up its self-serving woke #intersectionalism (victim-centric) #gravytrain. Leaders must deal with the specifics and ask the #women specifically, or else these woke #generals just fuel division [...]

2311, 2022

Biblical view of woke

November 23rd, 2022|0 Comments

  whites act in their own interest convergence where it suits them financially / advantages - only time act, love their neighbour opposite intersectionality more division claims [...]

1511, 2022

US perspective on our woke culture

November 15th, 2022|0 Comments

A US perspective on the UK #Culture is valuable: "Over time, as governments began to separate themselves from religion, many responsibilities of the church became transferred to the state. [...]

2810, 2022

human stupidity

October 28th, 2022|0 Comments

.. Albert Einstein — 'Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.' Productive dialogue is what enables us to [...]

1710, 2022

web 3

October 17th, 2022|0 Comments

Thoughts from John Reed Stark   Here is yet another comprehensive, thoughtful and commonsensical research paper, written in plain English, by yet another technology expert, explaining why [...]

1210, 2022

What is crypto? Bob Seeman

October 12th, 2022|0 Comments

"A cryptocurrency cannot be an asset since it has no cash flow and virtually no utility. A cryptocurrency is an accounting entry for a non-existent asset. Therefore, [...]

2309, 2022

inflation proofing

September 23rd, 2022|0 Comments

own earnings power or business that dont require working capital to grow / run

609, 2022


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1508, 2022

APPG conclusions on blockchain!

August 15th, 2022|0 Comments

This policy briefing paper to inform Westminster Hall Debate covers key discussion points including crypto payments systems and stablecoins. Policy Brief for Westminster Hall Debate on the [...]

308, 2022

Bitcoin track record

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2907, 2022

Orwell that ends well

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707, 2022


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507, 2022

Gender Lies are enshrined in law

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1002, 2022

decentralised web3 the lie

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1701, 2022

Wellbeing why dont we see it?

January 17th, 2022|0 Comments

More lonely and isolated than ever listen to the depressive signals they are NOT a malfunction Solutions belong to a tribe, nature, value, and care, garden bloom [...]

1001, 2022

Revolut vying for your time

January 10th, 2022|0 Comments

201, 2022

The last days of being human

January 2nd, 2022|0 Comments

transhuman control of person via nueral link 500k people on earth live for ever - CRISPR tech destroy family tech have direct control of people live for [...]

2912, 2021

Ai – the fundamental flaws

December 29th, 2021|0 Comments

a few flaws that require critical thinking these are fundamental unless use neural link   we cant understand the output, why should we logic is not our [...]

2912, 2021

Defi is centralised

December 29th, 2021|0 Comments

2812, 2021

climate change is complicated

December 28th, 2021|0 Comments

reducing consumption conflicts with increasing wealth of the poor so that they care about the environment

2712, 2021

Chinas surveillance

December 27th, 2021|0 Comments

the cost of being behind on tech

2312, 2021

Peter Thiel

December 23rd, 2021|0 Comments  

612, 2021

The bitcoin Fraud – disinformation

December 6th, 2021|0 Comments

This is a sensible balanced psychological analysis of the fraud underlying Crypto defi etc, "The source of widespread economic disinformation in the modern era has not originated [...]

2211, 2021

Li fast charging

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1111, 2021

knowing yourself

November 11th, 2021|0 Comments Does experience matter? Who you are and could be What willing unwilling to do Difference integrity – strength Good and or challenge Mayhem capacity – conflict [...]

811, 2021

metro’s flawed view of retail

November 8th, 2021|0 Comments

This will make no money

511, 2021

Top 7 (flawed) tech strategies

November 5th, 2021|0 Comments

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2210, 2021

Wokeness, the threat

October 22nd, 2021|0 Comments

What are you NOT saying? So, we wonder why people are getting screwed up? "Ideas are replaced with identity. Forgiveness is replaced with punishment. Debate is replaced [...]

1710, 2021

Bitcoin and inflation of FIAT currency

October 17th, 2021|0 Comments

"One of Warren Buffett many hidden quotes that stand out is: “Rule Number One: Never lose money. Rule Number Two: Never. Forget Rule Number One.” Though one [...]

1110, 2021

Icebreakerexecutive – capability update

October 11th, 2021|0 Comments

What can we do to best help you? At this juncture I thought I should confirm what we do: operational support model still exists, underpinned by [...]

310, 2021

China the tyranny

October 3rd, 2021|0 Comments

210, 2021

The madness of defi

October 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

1709, 2021

Soros – funding the corrupt left

September 17th, 2021|0 Comments

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September 15th, 2021|0 Comments

what does it take for your customers to care as much as you do?

1509, 2021

Lithium Sulphur Batteries

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909, 2021

Tech creating books and language

September 9th, 2021|0 Comments

“Semantic Apocalypse” being the inflation away of meaning by syntax, by the linguistic and creative output of AIs, which lack all consciousness and intentionality, and therefore whose [...]

709, 2021

Bezos lives forever?

September 7th, 2021|0 Comments

609, 2021

New Puritans

September 6th, 2021|1 Comment

"Hungarian psychoanalyst of that era, diagnosed the trauma of forced conformity in patients, as well as in herself. “I play the game that is offered by the [...]

3108, 2021

Investing in China!

August 31st, 2021|1 Comment

Happy Monday morning, here is a blindspot / integrity test - who is investing in #China? "The next pandemic, therefore, could be the one that leaves China as [...]

2508, 2021

Cyber part 1

August 25th, 2021|0 Comments

1808, 2021

We must take individual responsbility

August 18th, 2021|0 Comments

We can't blame the system we must individually take responsibility because it is us that ultimately have to pay back government debt and the peculiar god/diverting madness [...]

1708, 2021

Who is thinking take EVs

August 17th, 2021|0 Comments

Who is really thinking ahead or planning? Take EVs... "When talking about saving the planet by replacing internal combustion vehicles with EV’s, we first need to comprehend [...]

1308, 2021

Blockchain a new form of life!

August 13th, 2021|0 Comments

1308, 2021

Digital tyranny

August 13th, 2021|1 Comment

908, 2021

BCG report on Quantum Computing

August 9th, 2021|1 Comment

2407, 2021

Tech Dystopia

July 24th, 2021|0 Comments

Quoted: " There’s only two ways out of the terrible conundrum we’re in. One, we take the money we need to invest in saving our civilisation back [...]

1307, 2021

Bitcoin religion

July 13th, 2021|0 Comments

"Bitcoin is a religion. That’s a positive and a negative. It means that the zealots are willing to pour enormous amounts of capital into the crypto flagship [...]

1207, 2021

Tech solving global threats – LOL

July 12th, 2021|0 Comments

"The human mind does not do well with exponential growth, and it doesn’t do well with death. That’s why most of us are in a desperately feigned indifference. [...]

2106, 2021

Inflamatory language fuelling the tyranny

June 21st, 2021|0 Comments

2505, 2021

ethical ai – LOL

May 25th, 2021|0 Comments

#ethicalaiLOL... here is some proper thinking on why we won't be able to control #artificialintelligence or #machinelearning "Already there exist today machines completing tasks without help from human programmers. The programmers [...]

1905, 2021

The woke fuelled escalating gender crisis

May 19th, 2021|0 Comments

This woke #gender -driven silence is corrupting professionals and prevents reaching the truth see 25.30: These lies play to the weaknesses of young girls, these lies are causing a [...]

1305, 2021

Bitcoin energy consumption

May 13th, 2021|0 Comments

#LOLatBitcoin, #bitcoin is the ninth most valuable asset in the world, now requires nearly as much energy as the entire country of Argentina. The Bank of England had warned that cryptocurrency [...]

1205, 2021

Wellbeing and tech!

May 12th, 2021|0 Comments

Another girl at my daughter's school committed suicide yesterday. What are you doing to stop the rollout of #tech and #ai? #Tech and #ai is destroying productive businesses, #well-being, #work, #thinking, and #psychologicallyduping execs as well as addicting most [...]

1205, 2021

The UK economy is still 8.7% smaller

May 12th, 2021|0 Comments

The UK economy is still 8.7% smaller than it was before the pandemic, even with the ongoing government support and HMRC / creditor forbearance. Get prepared for [...]

905, 2021

Bitcoin …!

May 9th, 2021|1 Comment

"Right now, #Bitcoin is a textbook Ponzi scheme. The evidence is crystal clear, don’t trust any Bitboy who tells you otherwise: It has no intrinsic value. You can’t eat [...]

605, 2021

SPACs are another ..

May 6th, 2021|0 Comments

In my view, there is nothing much of any real-world substance to invest in so.. Ponzi tech deals or SPAC structures are being abused for benefit of [...]

2704, 2021

Good people are now silent

April 27th, 2021|0 Comments

Good people are now silent, so I'm sure now need new skills: 1. 06 - what will we do with mobile phones? 2. '10 - Social media – shut [...]

2504, 2021

Social media flaws

April 25th, 2021|0 Comments

"The thug is aware that loudness convinces sixty persons where reasoning convinces but one." Mark Twain

1204, 2021

Bitcoin – starting new countries

April 12th, 2021|0 Comments

I think #Bitcoin / #blockchain started as a hollow fad until investors figured out how they could pump up its value. This hollow profit seems to have corrupted and drawn in [...]

904, 2021

Chinas arogance

April 9th, 2021|0 Comments

1503, 2021

bitcoin $100k?

March 15th, 2021|0 Comments

Alot are owned by retail investors

1503, 2021

China’s Tesla

March 15th, 2021|1 Comment

1003, 2021

People skills / being ourselves vs AI..

March 10th, 2021|0 Comments  

403, 2021

It wont return to normal – a LBS view

March 4th, 2021|0 Comments,14QNG,7PA8KP,4CYGR,1

103, 2021

Crypto or pay tax?

March 1st, 2021|0 Comments

"Coins with optional privacy can be tracked, says Dave Jevans, the CEO of the blockchain detective firm CipherTrace, but those where “privacy features are on by default” [...]

103, 2021

Green countries

March 1st, 2021|0 Comments

103, 2021

Bitcoin theft

March 1st, 2021|1 Comment

Wait until the Chinese dominate AI and quantum computing power, then who knows will own cryptocurrency. That defo a fundamental reason to avoid digitising currency, its undefendable. [...]

1902, 2021

Is bitcoin a fraud?

February 19th, 2021|0 Comments

I'm sure a lot of underlying assumptions of #cryptocurrency are a fraud, do you agree? The only certainty at a tough time is that fraud increases... Are you aware [...]

1702, 2021

Bitcoin – do we know what drives us?

February 17th, 2021|0 Comments

What is bitcoin, an asset a currency, digital gold? How do you value it? #cryptocurrencys play to all human vulnerabilities, FOMO, scarcity and hedge fund practices propping values [...]

1302, 2021

Battery decison making

February 13th, 2021|0 Comments " The #automotive electrification utopia/manta is flawed: decarbonising using e-fuels to replace fossil fuels is an important parallel strategy. RE-USING current internal combustion engines which [...]

1202, 2021

KPMG boss wokeness firng

February 12th, 2021|0 Comments

1202, 2021

Bitcoin and getting rich!

February 12th, 2021|0 Comments

402, 2021

Is your business paralysed by wokeness?

February 4th, 2021|0 Comments

The #oilindustry has been the largest investment category by far over the last 50 years, until now just been usurped by tech, with #techs own detrimental systemic issues to wellbeing, suicide, [...]

302, 2021

do you kow your limits?

February 3rd, 2021|0 Comments

"I know my limits - that's why I'm going beyond that." A reflection for today in tribute to Serge Gainsbourg. ... knowing one's limits is key to [...]

1501, 2021

The cultural skills gap

January 15th, 2021|0 Comments

The cultural skills gap at grassroots is the big leadership gap to fill. We sort this cultural gap proactively using rather as this HBR suggests getting good at [...]

1201, 2021

Mckinsey – winner take it all

January 12th, 2021|0 Comments

"Companies have zero time to lose. In an increasingly winner-takes-all business environment in which McKinsey research finds that up to 95 percent of economic profit is earned [...]

1812, 2020

Why will political correctness fall?

December 18th, 2020|0 Comments

Political correctness is and will fall: you don't have the power to bend reality or get away from weak thinking or flawed action. Do you want reality [...]

1512, 2020

Tesla An oddly plausable tech valuation

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

" Tesla is today’s true automotive trendsetter. Its exclusive commitment to developing electric cars, instead of irresponsible hybrids, has forced the industry to speed up its plans [...]

1512, 2020

UK green manufacturing strategy

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Great to see the UK setting an industrial strategy, we now need to move fast leverage our abundant capabilities to get ahead and beat the likes of [...]

1512, 2020

UK manufacturing revival

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Let's wake up to the new-now: by making UK MANUFACTURING GREAT AGAIN bring it back and keep it in the UK! Having led many award-winning manufacturing high [...]

1512, 2020

win or wait?

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

#WIN OR #WAIT? Are you fit and ready for 2021 ! ? We ran another excellent intimate winningthinking masterclass with 4 more leading execs, yesterday, Here were a few [...]

1512, 2020

Win or WAIT?

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

#WIN OR #WAIT? Have you normalised the #emergingscenario challenge rather than address it? The drivers and habit of inaction normalise the challenge, Are you fit and ready for 2021 ! ? [...]

1512, 2020

Complexity is bad news for us

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Some talk about complexity like its clever and inevitable. Nothing is inevitable. We must simplify and move away from anything that increases complexity such as tech. Increasing [...]

1512, 2020

Diversity? Nope

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

True diversity is the diversity of opinion/character, so has nothing to do with physical characteristics, and certainly nothing to do with gender or sexuality? Or put it [...]

1512, 2020

Your view

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

If you don’t understand the other person's opinion your own opinion is worthless? #jazzband #newaction #emergingscenario #winningthinking #intimacy

1512, 2020

Execute the wrong strategy?

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Have you noticed it's impossible to execute the wrong strategy? #newaction #ukeconomy #ukeconomy #emergingscenario #jazzband #winningthinking #intimacy

1512, 2020

Stay silent or free speech?

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Is it healthy for people to stay silent when so much needs fixing? "Study author Michael J Tews, associate professor of hospitality management at Penn State’s College [...]

1512, 2020

Cronyism and Money..

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

How did America go from the greatest economy to the most unequal economy of all time: cronyism this will force many back to basics and reduce consumer [...]

1512, 2020

True Purpose

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Forget leadership advice, here is THE proven route to reconnect with your (infinite) purpose, robust for the last 2021 years and still going strong.. and in your [...]

1512, 2020

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

100%: if you put your people first you can get through anything. People relationships = basis for £++ profit too. #jazzband #intimacy #newaction #ukeconomy #winningthinking #emergingscenario #relationships #eq #brexit

1512, 2020

Cyber security and China

December 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Cyber-risks is THE greatest reason to de-tech: China will tragically almost certainly lead #quantumcomputing and #AI, yet no-one is talking about it - unpopular blind-spot? The consequential cyber risks will [...]

612, 2020

speaking out on social media

December 6th, 2020|1 Comment

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November 27th, 2020|1 Comment

emotions stop or reverse, emotions are offshoots of actions, actions are everything you cant motivate yourself without a routine.

2011, 2020

November 20th, 2020|0 Comments

"But in the past few decades, the office has served, for many people, as a last community standing. In an age where various associative institutions are in [...]

1711, 2020

Google culture is now a tyranny

November 17th, 2020|0 Comments

Secular big tech is patently obviously losing any sense of moral high ground. This is a threat to their existence. Source:  

211, 2020

Be careful

November 2nd, 2020|0 Comments

Be careful: "The current stock bubble is unlike any precedented one in his view. The formation of a bubble comes from market participants unrealistically assuming that a [...]

2910, 2020

Tech not so cool

October 29th, 2020|0 Comments

"But in the smartphone market, fewer customers are upgrading their phones every two years, and many want to spend less on their next phone than their last [...]

2710, 2020


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2710, 2020

Bubble burst

October 27th, 2020|0 Comments

2710, 2020

EQ issue not an IQ issue

October 27th, 2020|0 Comments

This is an EQ challenge not an IQ challenge, thinking must change to fix the right problem, then take #newaction. The solution is a #jazzband: PPS [...]

2610, 2020

Jobs last words

October 26th, 2020|0 Comments

Steve Jobs dies a billionaire, with a fortune of $7 billion, at the age of 56 from pancreatic cancer, and here are some of his last words... [...]

2610, 2020

This is how the economy will recover

October 26th, 2020|0 Comments

"This ends one of two ways. The pain-free way is where the financial elites come together to fix what caused the breakage on August 9th, 2007. The [...]

2510, 2020

Protecting and inflating the tech bubble

October 25th, 2020|1 Comment

"We’re floating inside a full-blown, central bank confidence balloon, and all it takes to burst this is a flick of the psychological switch." "The modern-day financial technologists [...]

2310, 2020

Who will lead the charge (NOW)?

October 23rd, 2020|0 Comments

From the last 30 pubs it's very clear that a very small minority of people that can and have the courage to re-invent great businesses. Its not [...]

2110, 2020

Mark Farrer-Brown: a great podcast on coaching

October 21st, 2020|1 Comment

2110, 2020

subscription pricing

October 21st, 2020|0 Comments

2010, 2020

Jazzband part 2

October 20th, 2020|1 Comment

Let's save UK PLC: "THE PUB" Phase 2: to roll out #Jazzbands; the leadership capability to enable #NEWaction... As Lars said, this is THE time to step [...]

2010, 2020

The Standard Form

October 20th, 2020|0 Comments

The Stands Form is ANOTHER great tool (that NO-ONE? is using?) to formally put creditor payments on hold during the turnaround window. #NEWaction #winningthinking

2010, 2020

Jazzbands and decison making

October 20th, 2020|0 Comments

The importance of a #jazzband to enable critical thinking in automotive / aero technology development environment: "While the spotlight has been on electric aviation for the past [...]

2010, 2020

Governments getting duped by tech

October 20th, 2020|0 Comments

Even EU / UK Governments are naively getting duped by tech and tech ponzi schemes, sure to lead to a wholesale loss in government income too, let [...]

1507, 2020

Reversible decisons – just do it Bezos

July 15th, 2020|0 Comments

quote: "Type 1 decisions are almost impossible to reverse. They’re “one-way doors.” Type 2 decisions, on the other hand, can easily be reversed. They’re “two-way doors.” Type [...]

2603, 2020

Next 18 months

March 26th, 2020|0 Comments

1703, 2020

Good Mckinsey article on leadership

March 17th, 2020|0 Comments

702, 2020

Digital transformation yeah? Not

February 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Dominic Cummings: A model of disruptive leadership? "The best way to spot those at the vanguard of disruption is by their unpopularity." a flawed negative generalization so... [...]

302, 2020

Google and Apple control of our attention

February 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

"When Google launched its first “Digital Wellbeing” tools on Pixel phones last year, it took a more prescriptive approach to curbing screen time. You could monitor usage [...]

801, 2020

The 2020 CEO Game Changer Program

January 8th, 2020|0 Comments

CEOs, portfolio directors and FDs: The 2020 January CEO Game Changer Program is set be a great day: great executives, groundbreaking results and great location. We now [...]

801, 2020

The #SiliconValley Ponzi & #Unicorn logic:

January 8th, 2020|0 Comments

The #SiliconValley Ponzi & #Unicorn logic: the more money you burn growing, the higher your business valuation... The thinking that corrupts the best / most sober [...]

701, 2020

the puzzle of motivation

January 7th, 2020|0 Comments

Reward undermines thinking and cognitive tasks - rewards only work for simple tasks  

601, 2020

Would you follow BCG’s steer on these trends?

January 6th, 2020|0 Comments

If you look at the macro or micro reductions in profit, diminishing investor returns, environmental damage, control, privacy implications, digital feudalism, economic rent, societal, people, market outcomes [...]

501, 2020

Weirdos are welcome but not required

January 5th, 2020|0 Comments

As Jordan Peterson says if people can do their thing and be left alone that's always their preference. But... The difficulty is that the challenge changes and [...]

301, 2020

Learning agility

January 3rd, 2020|2 Comments

Learning agility is a core element of the program - this research shows #learningagility has a robust relationship with both leader performance (ρ = 0.74) and [...]

201, 2020

2019 tech deaths

January 2nd, 2020|0 Comments

201, 2020

ai value chain

January 2nd, 2020|0 Comments

1612, 2019

Thomas Cook by Pictures!

December 16th, 2019|0 Comments

612, 2019

BCG report on tech and global megatrends

December 6th, 2019|0 Comments

This is the great paradox of the big4 driven #techstrategies, there is NO #criticalthinking because when you look at the emerging facts if there was critical thinking you WOULDN'T blindly [...]

412, 2019

CRISPR AI driven medical advances

December 4th, 2019|0 Comments

CRISPR technology has the potential in 10 years time to fix 7000 gene related diseases including ageing, so we could live for 100s of years Jeff Brown [...]

412, 2019

Top 20 advances AI in retail

December 4th, 2019|0 Comments

212, 2019

AI misinformation

December 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

The dangers of looking at the micro level and missing the macro level...

112, 2019

fintech vs bank

December 1st, 2019|0 Comments

2311, 2019

Data protectio and data brokers

November 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

"Many people I’ve spoken to have a pretty good understanding that companies like Facebook and Google have a massive amount of data on them. And most of those [...]

1911, 2019

UK Ai Sector deal

November 19th, 2019|0 Comments

1811, 2019

Weird AI

November 18th, 2019|0 Comments

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November 18th, 2019|1 Comment

911, 2019

)techies) Views on AI

November 9th, 2019|1 Comment

611, 2019

IBM’s view of It Growth

November 6th, 2019|0 Comments

But positive progress still comes with problems. IBM estimates that as many as 120 million people in the major economies of the world will need to be [...]

611, 2019

what qualifies as an ai startup?

November 6th, 2019|0 Comments

511, 2019

GAN networks – deep fakes

November 5th, 2019|0 Comments "Their secret lies in the way two neural networks work together — or rather, against each other. You start by feeding both neural networks a whole [...]

2610, 2019

insight into the mocrosfy culture, autocratic and limitting

October 26th, 2019|0 Comments This is the sort of cultural trap, that addresses can't change the thinking -> way of working unchanged -> recruit more of the same

1510, 2019

How inept might we be becoming?

October 15th, 2019|0 Comments

This is a great article illustrating how inept we might be becoming. Are the well-intentioned political correct mantras, chatbots, and tech obsession inadvertently making us increasingly inept, [...]

1110, 2019

Cloudfare: an independent block chain internet solution

October 11th, 2019|0 Comments

An independent blockchain internet solution to enable collaboration. Independent of google etc

810, 2019

Unicorn vs Cheshire cat?

October 8th, 2019|0 Comments

"Big, of course, begets big. As more and more heavyweight VCs bid up the value of start-ups, others have to follow. It’s up or out. The result [...]

510, 2019

Youtube manipulation

October 5th, 2019|0 Comments

YouTube’s algorithm, especially, has an outsize influence. The platform is estimated to be second only to Google in web traffic, and 70% of what users watch is fed to [...]

510, 2019

Tech manipulation

October 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Her study’s findings imply that visual distractions — like the ones caused by the flash of a “new message” alert or a news update — might distort [...]

410, 2019

Microsoft AI report

October 4th, 2019|0 Comments

110, 2019

WeWork vs Thomas Cook is there a similarity?

October 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Thomas Cook was formerly a successful profitable business formed 148 years ago. WeWork, however, formed the characteristics and psychology of a distressed business or misaligned actions vs [...]

3009, 2019

Friction reward

September 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Richard Hammonds view: Friction vs Reward easy and more attractive drives customer experience

3009, 2019

Watson in AI

September 30th, 2019|0 Comments

2409, 2019

Thomas Cook – Overcooked?

September 24th, 2019|0 Comments

What are the leadership skills to recognise a turnaround? The Thomas Cook business model was bust last time i looked at it, at least 7 years ago. [...]

2309, 2019

the case for enterprise leadership

September 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

This is the case for finding the courageous "enterprise leaders" to sell hashtag#innovation to in large corporations... because corporate structures encourage leaders to be transactional and they [...]

2009, 2019

Primark the online retail free success story

September 20th, 2019|1 Comment

Interesting case study: Primark with social media product placement, NO online retail presence is a very efficient low-cost model. Bricks and mortar have far lower operating costs [...]

1109, 2019

Apple is becoming an intermediator

September 11th, 2019|0 Comments

This is another great case study showing how the big tech cos by becoming intermediators enables them to trash (their own) markets. This is not disruption this [...]

1109, 2019

Wo is putting their business first?

September 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Who is putting their business first? hashtag#artificialintelligence is a very effective business attack tool: automating/eliminating sources of high value add, making markets smaller, fragmenting delivery, reducing value-adding [...]

609, 2019

MIT leadership gap report

September 6th, 2019|0 Comments

traditional leadership development makes 0 difference I am delighted we have broken the mould 🙂  

209, 2019

authentic leadership

September 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

There is no reason why if you know how to switch your style that you have to compromise your authenticity or what matters to you?

2808, 2019

tech culture fuelling a rise in mental ill-health,

August 28th, 2019|0 Comments

With an ‘always on’ culture fuelling a rise in mental ill-health, it’s up to organisations to make sure their workers have some downtime

2708, 2019

IRL – In real life

August 27th, 2019|0 Comments

The HR Balancing Act: Tech Insights Versus Human Intuition

2708, 2019

Fortune 500

August 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Our forte: realising and getting the mission-critical strategy right... So delighted to have been invited to contribute to enabling (the profitable!) step-change in the growth of a [...]

2708, 2019

Free speech at Google?

August 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Closing down political free speech at #Google could create a tyranny of tolerance and undermine integrity. Even small shifts like this would threaten Google culture and send [...]

2708, 2019

Economic rent – new dilemma for 2020s

August 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Economic rent is the difference between the value and organisation brings vs the value created for itself This is something to consider to protect the viability of [...]

2108, 2019


August 21st, 2019|0 Comments

THE OTHER WAY - RETAIL #ASOS and #OCADO are 2 organisations with great frictionless customer experience, but unaware of how their strategic mantra present an immediate business [...]

2008, 2019

Here is what drives you…

August 20th, 2019|1 Comment

Hi At a time when social media and tech are causing us to lose focus and vision this is what concerns our clients most: "their executives have no idea what drives [...]

1908, 2019

The WeWork strategy?

August 19th, 2019|0 Comments

There isn't much in the WeWork strategy that makes sense, let alone any financial sense, except creating a desperate structure for banks/founders to make money doing pointless [...]

1908, 2019

5 reasons why fund raising fails

August 19th, 2019|0 Comments

Here are the FIVE key reasons why fundraising fails. 1. The principals in the deal do not commit any cash to the deal. ‘Sweat equity’, ‘long term [...]

1208, 2019

The mindset of a great turnaround specialist

August 12th, 2019|0 Comments

This is the perspective of a great turnaround specialist: provide opportunities and support then watch who thrives. Immediate results

1208, 2019

What are you doing to invest in your thinking?

August 12th, 2019|0 Comments What are you doing to invest in your thinking? Uncertainty, speed, tech and fear of missing out substantially distort our thinking and substantially misalign decision [...]

1208, 2019

The importance of critical thinking

August 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Wisdom from Jordan Peterson. The importance of critical thinking Jung says people who "don't think" accept their own incoming ideas as facts...  

1208, 2019

AI in retail at the Shard

August 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Delighted to share some pictures from the AI speaking events held at the Shard in July. Thank you so much to Professor Andy Pardoe and Imogen Weston [...]

1208, 2019

Take new actions it changes our reality

August 12th, 2019|1 Comment

it's all about practising new actions - it rewires our brains and new actions our reality :

1208, 2019

Alibaba and Chinas business models

August 12th, 2019|0 Comments

As China is the toughest retail market in the world they are & will set the pace when they start exporting these digital business models - Amazon [...]

2207, 2019

Tech success stories

July 22nd, 2019|0 Comments  

1707, 2019

Axion AI impact on tech jobs

July 17th, 2019|0 Comments

The big picture: But the impact may be larger than the response thus far. Per a recent report from Brookings, around 40% of the tasks done by computer programmers and [...]

1007, 2019

Dopamine and Tech addiction

July 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Sean Parker, the 38-year-old founding president of Facebook, exploited a “vulnerability in human psychology”, explained Parker, Whenever someone likes or comments on a post or photograph, he [...]

107, 2019

State of AI 2019

July 1st, 2019|0 Comments

2606, 2019

Why does your opinion NOT matter?

June 26th, 2019|0 Comments

How do "victim groups" fuel and unite political correctness, and create a hierarchy of victims that regardless of the illegality of their action trumps and silences an [...]

2406, 2019 & nudge theory

June 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Learning in a way that prompts leaders to think, reflect and act. With: freedom of choice; decisions; leveraging diversity and free will - & nudge theory [...]

1406, 2019

Thinking and technology

June 14th, 2019|0 Comments

Interesting Paul Perera. We cannot outperform our thinking? The greatest limitation is our thinking and being unaware of our flaws, there are some flawed mantras driving flawed thinking [...]

1006, 2019

What does your behaviour cost your business ??

June 10th, 2019|0 Comments

  What does your behaviour cost your business? In the context of increasing your gross margins and increasing your available time – consider these extraordinary stats: Source Stevenson/Farmer Government-commissioned review Oct [...]

2905, 2019

The Hidden Business Bear Trap

May 29th, 2019|0 Comments

The Hidden Business Bear Trap: Yesterday I met with an incredibly successful executive at an FTSE 30 client. (in the context that 85% of their employees are [...]

2905, 2019

wise words “the grass is always greener where you water it…”

May 29th, 2019|1 Comment

wise words "the grass is always greener where you water it..." hashtag#leadership hashtag#technology hashtag#technology hashtag#success hashtag#emotionalintelligence ovation hashtag#business hashtag#innovation hashtag#tech hashtag#culture hashtag#venturecapital

2905, 2019

the digital intermediator of the sale will control the supply chain too?

May 29th, 2019|0 Comments It seems clear that the digital intermediator of the sale will control the supply chain too? It seems obvious that these Chinese businesses will first trash [...]

2905, 2019

SUCCESSFUL succession is key to creating a company that’s worth money?

May 29th, 2019|0 Comments SUCCESSFUL succession is key to creating a company that's worth money? Yet even when "textbook" succession plans have been implemented in great businesses we have picked [...]

2705, 2019

China retail – digitisation

May 27th, 2019|0 Comments

A summary by Jeffrey Towson, these business models will be exported in due course

2305, 2019

China buying UK aerospace

May 23rd, 2019|1 Comment

China buying up our aerospace component base is part of its long term strategic plan. I'm sure its bad strategy for the UK industrial infrastructure where we [...]

2305, 2019

Successful marketing & social media

May 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

A lateral view. This is the basis of realigning the channel and digital marketing - w be found this humble test and adjust approach is key to [...]

2305, 2019

Social media and suicide

May 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

As a father of 2 daughters: this is so tragic and irreversible? There is a fundamental flaw in tech leaders understanding of the human impact of [...]

2305, 2019

intermediating profits

May 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

The new norm: “a perverse situation where the business of providing goods or services is significantly less profitable than the business intermediating its sale,” Skift 2016

2305, 2019

Tech solutions and stress

May 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Have you noticed how stressed people are becoming... it follows that increasing the tech mess is likely to increase: isolation; flawed thinking and underperformance so likely to [...]

205, 2019

How do your employees feel?

May 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

As a manager in my 20's, most feedback I received was genuinely threatening... Today a client... A Global Inc. is making good money but during the process, [...]

3004, 2019

Start up and cash burn

April 30th, 2019|0 Comments

yes, good interesting clear article. I would add in terms of acceptable cash burn for me, there is the start-up stage to get the infrastructure right then [...]

2304, 2019

Google on leaders

April 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

904, 2019

Do you love surprises?

April 9th, 2019|0 Comments

In the context of increasing your gross margins and increasing your available time – consider this: Do you love surprises? Here are some surprises we have shone [...]

504, 2019

Who likes surprises?

April 5th, 2019|0 Comments

In the case of the VW emissions scandal, Virgin Galactic explosion and Boeing 747 MAX issues - employees will have definitely known about the underlying issues? But [...]

204, 2019

The easiest people to dupe are ourselves?

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

The easiest people to dupe are ourselves? We are reliant on our peers to hold us to account? prevents this duping by immediately flagging up the [...]

204, 2019

Social media is causing mental illness

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Social media is causing mental illness, and trashing family unity? Yet through fear and the tech mantras we accelerate AI etc. See how fear undermines our decision [...]

204, 2019

antidote to intolerance is forgiveness:

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

The antidote to intolerance is forgiveness: have you noticed without forgiveness you are hurt, angry and lose strategic clarity? The test of whether you have forgiven someone [...]

204, 2019

Tech in retail by IBM

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

A good pragmatic article on Tech in retail - I agree from the several retail turnarounds we have led, its back to basics, with technology as an [...]

204, 2019

Lets keep talking?

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Lets keep talking its the means to keep businesses strategies and cultures healthy. Have you got the courage and skills to do so and does your culture [...]

204, 2019

Mobbing the action heros

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Whilst we are all far from perfect - like crows mobbing a bird of prey - notice how hashtag#leadership with courage to act get vilified and mobbed [...]

204, 2019

Agile & innovative yeah?

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Agile & innovative yeah? - we are extraordinarily good at avoiding taking NEW action? A few weeks back I ran a session with a big 4 [...]

204, 2019

“Dupe Box Jury”

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Executives how are you getting DUPED today? Are you interested to learn how you WILL get duped by Carillion and Patisserie Valerie type financial crises? And how: [...]

204, 2019

Counter-intuitive solutions

April 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Landing a space ship backwards is such a counter-intuitive solution, fundamental to reducing the cost of space travel. Exactly the same type of counter-intuitive thinking @Ken Gabriel [...]

1803, 2019

China’s Infrastructure Investment!

March 18th, 2019|0 Comments

In theory, everyone who takes part in this revived Silk Road scheme—a list now more than 70 countries long—benefits from it. Chinese companies plowed more than $15 [...]

1303, 2019

The role of a CEO

March 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Kaigham J. Gabriel is a legendary product innovator and entrepreneur. This is his advice on fulfilling his role as a CEO: "to provide resource and remove obstacles"... [...]

1303, 2019

fear of failure

March 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Kaigham J. Gabriel is a legendary product innovator and entrepreneur. This is his advice on innovation. He does not encourage failure, he discourages the fear of failure. [...]

1303, 2019

dehumanising and disturbing?

March 13th, 2019|0 Comments

This is dehumanising and disturbing> its clear to me this will further cause people to lose themselves and exasperate the current suicide crisis?

1203, 2019


March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Interserve was such an obvious target to fail after Carillion, what lessons did the leadership take from Carillion? 🙂 hashtag#leadership hashtag#resilience hashtag#culture

1203, 2019

China’s debt load is stalling their pillage

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

It's refreshing to see the basic economics catching up with Phase 2 of "China's infrastructure investment plans.." Their debt load should stall their global pillage...? hashtag#globalization hashtag#china [...]

1203, 2019

Technology or customer first? Steve Jobs

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

This is where execution of hashtag#artificialinteligence is going wrong... Steve Jobs advice: "You've got to start with the customer experience and work backward to the technology. You [...]

1203, 2019

Chinese superplatforms

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

A great summary of how digital is enabling convergent business models. This is completely uprooting the traditional players and being led by China. Phase 5 of China's [...]

1203, 2019


March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Interesting UK stat: Of those with over £10m only 10% give anything to charity at all and on average this group give £240 each per year. I [...]

1203, 2019

In weak companies politics wins

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Funny thinking about "TMs Brexit deal" is that all it is doing is giving away our trade deal negotiating position, £39bn, assuring the EU 1 way free [...]

1203, 2019

Lets celebrate success?

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Eh UK - let's celebrate our successes? I learnt last week, that the UK, driven from Wales has a 9% market share of the £66bn global market [...]

1203, 2019

Losing sight of the big picture…

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Look how organised, resourced and laser focused China are on business success. The UK is falling behind and can't even do something simple like unshackle ourselves from [...]

1203, 2019

Jordan B Peterson’s challenge for #HR is perfect

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Jordan B Peterson's challenge for hashtag#HR is perfect... “The doctrines that are driving hashtag#hiring decisions, for example — any emphasis, for example, on hashtag#equity, or hashtag#equality of outcome — it’s unbelievably [...]

1203, 2019

The Common Denominator of Success:

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

The Common Denominator of Success: 1. Successful people have formed the habit of doing things that failures don't like to do 2. Successful people are influenced by [...]

1203, 2019

I am…

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

What's your answer to this question... "I am...? " Because we will never consistently do what we are not. So "I am..." or our identity drives everything [...]

1203, 2019

Kier’s balance sheet

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Kier's balance sheet looks like its heading for a trouble. The demise of a construction company's financial governance is highlighted by 1. over valuing work in progress, [...]

403, 2019

Are you giving away cash and squandering time ??

March 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Substantially increasing: gross margins; and available time are the new business battlegrounds? With increasing pace and disruption: it is becoming increasingly difficult to increase margins and productivity? [...]

2702, 2019

Why does thinking determine our success?

February 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Why does thinking determine our success? Because it has by far the highest cash return on investment of 45-110x. Why? " because people reach the limits of [...]

2702, 2019

The Common Denominator of Success

February 27th, 2019|0 Comments

The Common Denominator of Success: 1. Successful people have formed the habit of doing things that failures don't like to do 2. Successful people are influenced by [...]

102, 2019

How is your well-being?

February 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate   View this email in your browser How is your well-being? Your performance is entirely determined by your well-being and this isregardless of [...]

2011, 2018

What does good look like?

November 20th, 2018|0 Comments What does good look like? ... is a question that we all have our own unique answer to? For Carrie and her team, the outcome from [...]

1911, 2018

How can successful CEOs be weak leaders?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments and...... how is it possible great leaders find it so difficult to record video content 🙂 Some observations from August is the tool to [...]

1911, 2018

Generalisations and flawed thinking

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Abit of practical psychology for you and what winningthinking to do... Fabricating the "'ism"related story to the "whiter than white" comment reflects the politically correct mental illness [...]

1911, 2018

why is male suicide is on the rise?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Whats your view of why male suicide is on the rise? Analysis suggests it seems to be down to dehumanisation: the desexualisation of society; me too type [...]

1911, 2018

Whilst Wonga broke some rules

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Whilst Wonga broke some rules, and their business model was flawed this proposal from the church of England is utterly insane. When i ran a microfinance business [...]

1911, 2018

the reality and nature of SOCIAL MEDIA

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

To realise an upside its important to face and manage the downside of technology... for example this is what research shows is the reality and nature of [...]

1911, 2018

The root of the tragedy in the NHS

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

The root of the tragedy in the NHS (in my view) is certainly weak recruitment why?... because the selection process panders to the industry politically correct norms. [...]

1911, 2018

Do you feel free to speak?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Do you feel free to speak? The OIC seem to be playing a significant role in preventing free speech. This is very serious because society, businesses, teams [...]

1911, 2018

Normal people?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Whilst we have much to learn and improve on the process develops relationships by enabling the team to have a different discussion so that they get [...]

1911, 2018

Free Speech? – Cern

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

This political correctness is irrational and deeply damaging.... freedom to speak is what keeps society healthy... this is the cost of speaking up or having a view [...]

1911, 2018

You have infinite ability

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

You have infinite ability: Join us on the the journey from Ordinarythinking to Winningthinking® Winning Thinking breaks through barriers to enhance cognitive strategy to accelerate the process [...]

1911, 2018

Free speech? A cause for con-Cern…?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Yesterday someone was fired for sharing their views at a Cern academic conference... today we learn Marie Le Pen being accused of being insane for challenging terrorism. [...]

1911, 2018

Free speech is central to human well being

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments, Free speech is central to human well being, healthy society and holding entities to account. Threats are polarisation of wealth and corruption. A reluctance to be [...]

1911, 2018

Freedom of Speech and Mental Health

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

For society's health and to preserve our mental health we must preserve freedom of speech particularly if the subject matter is difficult. Let's preserve the right to [...]

1911, 2018

Mental Health day

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments is our sincere contribution to mental health day. It reduces unproductive stress by creating an environment that aligns our actions with our beliefs providing for a [...]

1911, 2018

Liberalism and integrity?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Liberalism creates a tyranny of tolerance; exactly the opposite of the intention. Free speech keeps society healthy even if it causes discomfort. Whilst i dont advocate swearing [...]

1911, 2018

Social media – wastes time

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Its the manipulation, positive or negative reinforcement, reward and punishment that the social media companies have systemically designed their platforms to keep us hooked, or cause us [...]

1911, 2018


November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Warren Buffett's advice "one investment you can't beat: INVEST IN YOURSELF." I am pleased to say we are now running sessions on a weekly basis. This [...]

1911, 2018

The risks of regulating #artificialintelligence

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments The risks of regulating hashtag#artificialintelligence is that it is not feasible so we can't: bizarre logic, another attempt to justify carrying on with activity that has [...]

1911, 2018 book launch

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

I am not sure if its a good thing or a bad thing if you can summarise your life's learning into 35 minutes of video content or [...]

1911, 2018

Retail the real impact of phase 1 digital

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments   This is the real impact of phase 1 digital, reducing pricing so gross margins. Rob McCargow exactly how do you see these store level jobs [...]

1911, 2018

Our “bias” is what makes us human

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments Our "bias" is what makes us human, and is not necessarily a bad thing. Its the source of our diversity. These different perspectives are what [...]

1911, 2018

Corrupt auditing

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

What is the answer to the big4's corrupt auditing? Create an environment at all levels where people feel free to speak up. People have a very good [...]

1911, 2018

are Millennials coping?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

The paradox here is that the millennial's are those who are least coping with this change and mess we have created for them?

1911, 2018

China’s innovation

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Super Smart and whilst Rome burns what are we doing in the UK, becoming overwhelmed with politically correct flawed responses to the challenges we face. The Chinese [...]

1911, 2018

AI fear driven by Microsoft

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

This is a great fear fuelled call to action. Regardless whether you act most still won't have a business or job by 2030. There is a strong [...]

1911, 2018

the ultimate irony

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

In the ultimate irony, just a few days ago, the so-called European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) upheld this same blasphemy law. The ECHR ruling is unspeakable. [...]

1911, 2018

Waitrose Firing

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Freedom of speech? No grace? hashtag#Politicalcorrectness gone bonkers? Inhuman? Not allowed to make hashtag#mistakes? Valuing hashtag#Diversity? What defines offence? Was this comment about Vegans hashtag#offensive? Creating fear [...]

1911, 2018

tried letting people be themselves?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Have you every tried letting people be themselves? Here's how we have leveraged individual diversity to consistently achieve award winning results.

1911, 2018

Retail – the underlying threat

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

The underlying retail business threat - inflated property values and ongoing soft demand seems to be coming to the fore. Ian Woodley this might be the trigger [...]

1911, 2018

The big threat from China

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

The big threat from China is that they see business as attack and dominate. They don't care about our rules, peoples welfare or in fact even making [...]

1911, 2018

AI governance?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

My summary of the hashtag#artificialintelligence session from the House of Lords Parliamentary group tonight... 1 no one considering the macro risks, 2 we have already lost control, [...]

1911, 2018

Professional Development Really?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

This is week 5: when I observed how much my 12 year old daughter's rowing improves week on week, it reminds how much as adults our learning [...]

1911, 2018

China and inward investment!

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

In the case of China in particular making countries including the UK open to inward investment is not always a good thing "There are growing concerns that [...]

1911, 2018

Retail CVAs

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

I attended a "retail burial club event" last night relating to the effectiveness of CVAs in retail. My summary of the retail headwinds are as follows - [...]

1911, 2018

WW1 and political correctness

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

I wonder if these guys would turn in their graves if they knew how we have submitted the UK's sovereignty to the EU's fascism, our values and [...]

1911, 2018

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

This a good example of how humans lose our ability to scrutinise the design and output from hashtag#artificialintelligence & hashtag#artificalevolution and therefore how we will lose our [...]

1911, 2018

the movement towards a transhumanist society

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Writing in Psychology Today, Dr Massimo Pigliucci, a Professor of Philosophy at the University of New York-Lehman College, believes that there is a necessary discussion society must [...]

1911, 2018

An AI caused death

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

The use of hashtag#artificialintelligence here caused this patients death, another baseless tech application... yet "its inevitable?", the risk here is our stupidity to prevent us making sensible [...]

1911, 2018

Leaving a legacy

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Miller (1986) observed that people will “persist in an action when they perceive that they have personally chosen to do so.” The process enables individuals in [...]

1911, 2018

the flawed mantra: “MORE”

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Global stupidity since the 70's has been characterised by the obsession with the flawed mantra: "MORE". China's debt fuelled growth is not sustainable. When this collapses this [...]

1911, 2018

The hidden costs of “MORE”

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

The hidden costs of "MORE", the sustainability impact of our excessive consumption is catching up with us. Its time to face the flawed mantra of MORE and [...]

1911, 2018

AI common themes surfacing

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

As these tools now develop, we are witnessing some common themes surfacing. Flexibility in these software functions often comes at the cost of either performance or ability [...]

1911, 2018

Corporate Unintended consequences

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

This is what we have learnt from our engagement with mega successful tech startup execs and from the best plc turnaround techniques... How can corporate's & SME's [...]

1911, 2018

Diversity and inclusion?

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Do women really want parity with us men...? Diversity & inclusion has nothing to do with our race or sex etc. Even during the most traumatic business [...]

1911, 2018

Are leaders and peers play acting

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

How engaged or productive will any employee be if their leaders and peers are play acting? I think whether its OK to be ourselves at work is [...]

111, 2018

Invite you to attend a Special Event and learn from the UK’s leading VCs

November 1st, 2018|0 Comments

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709, 2018

Part 1: revitalising a company’s profits

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Creating an unfair advantage: Part 1: revitalising a company's profits I am delighted to say that over 30 organisations spanning banking, investment, VC , PE, industrial, professional [...]

709, 2018 – Our Story

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments - Our Story - Superman vs. Harnessing the latent power of your team to drive transformation A new client asked us what the difference is between our [...]

709, 2018

why is #socialmedia complete nonsense?

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

A great illustration of why #socialmedia is complete nonsense and creates nonsensical interaction ?

709, 2018

Do you intellectualise employee engagement? 

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

"How on earth do your employees put up with this?" Do you intellectualise employee engagement?  ...Your employees DON'T! Here is the reality of what goes on... “The main industrial project [...]

709, 2018

Our inability to “un-discover” things

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

#artificialintelligence... plays to our human vulnerabilities :   1. inability to "un-discover" things 2. inability to speak out against the raft of flawed mantras 3. fear of [...]

709, 2018

example of breakthrough business model

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

A great example of breakthrough business model - re-usable rockets, this is the logic of a sustainable company turnaround, sustainable because its difficult to replicate, so justifies [...]

709, 2018

what does good look like?

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Whilst a few are flawed, most SMEs we work with have all the product and services to become very profitable - yet why do they make so [...]

709, 2018

The power in imperfection

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

A testimony below - my daughter has inadvertently been on the program for the last 12 years 🙂    Imagine if we achieved this perspective of [...]

709, 2018

AI can we moderate the mantra?

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

If we cant stop #artificialintelligence now, what chance we will have to moderate it later? The speed and uncertainty AI creates will render us unable to moderate [...]

709, 2018

Ai – systemic risks and volativity

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

The automation of high-frequency trading has already created systemic risks, as highlighted by several runaway trading events, or "flash crashes," in recent years. Andrew Lo, a professor [...]