Tag Archives: Risk

How organisations think

Well, they can’t, not without people. It is the people who think, then act to get stuff done via organisational processes. It does not matter if you are BHP, or a two person  consultancy, it works the same way. Indeed, … Continue reading

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You can’t test everything

Web based A/B testing goes a long way towards eliminating dumb mistakes, making the best choice, creating a discipline around innovative activity, and encouraging change, and has been made far easier in a whole range of areas by the data … Continue reading

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Corporate imagination and compliance

The interesting and fun bits of our world are driven by the vision, imagination, and execution capabilities of people. Much of the capital and technical capabilities required  to enable these great things to happen are tied up in our corporations, … Continue reading

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The “2 F’s” of life

The two “F’s” of life scare us all, Failure, and caused by the fear of failure; Finishing. Because we do not want to fail, most of us avoid finishing. We procrastinate, take on “busy-work” or “easy-work”   to avoid the necessity … Continue reading

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Risk portfolio management

Most enterprises are pretty familiar with project portfolio management, which always include a risk rating attached to each project. What happens if we turn the notion around, and consider the portfolio from the perspective of the risk profile of the … Continue reading

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