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Ever been involved in a SWOT Analysis?

If so, did you find it useful? As a Business Improvement Specialist and previously in many senior management roles I have taken part in several SWOT Analysis. Not all of them have been worth the effort however. By definition, a SWOT Analysis is a planning tool used to evaluate the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities & Threats… Continue reading Ever been involved in a SWOT Analysis?

Business Growth Articles · swot

So why are most employees disengaged?

Most business owners and senior managers struggle to admit it but the majority of your employees feel disengaged from the company they work for. Don’t believe me? Remember when you hired Mary in Finance because of her can do attitude? Or Mark in design who was brimming with ideas and innovation? How about Linda in… Continue reading So why are most employees disengaged?

Business Growth Articles · strategic vision · swot

A culture built on trust… what does it look like?

  Below is a checklist from a lean manufacturing course I had a clients team attend a couple of years back; score your business (honestly) to see where you are currently. A Culture Built On Trust:        Challenges to the status quo are welcomed and considered      People enjoy coming… Continue reading A culture built on trust… what does it look like?