The old duck metaphor.


A story on myself.

I am in the middle of a small project that requires considerable collaboration amongst people not used to collaborating. Always challenging.

In a conversation over the weekend with an old mate, wise in the ways of start-ups, he offered me a gentle shove by saying:

“Sometimes people spend huge amounts of time and energy getting their ducks in a row. Pity it does not really matter what they look like, it is what you do with the ducks that counts”.


What are you doing with your ducks?

About strategyaudit

StrategyAudit is a boutique strategy and marketing consultancy concentrating on the challenges of the medium sized manufacturing businesses that make up the backbone of our economy. The particular focus is on their strategic and marketing development. as well as the business and operational efficiency improvements necessary for day to day commercial survival. We not only give advice, we go down "into the weeds" to ensure and enable implementation.
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