May 2015

29
May

Value Proposition

“Above all I provide value first”. That is my mantra. I believe that the only reason that businesses have the privilege of being in business is that they provide enough value to enough people who are prepared to pay for that value which allows the business to continue to grow and operate. Simple really when you think about it.

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19
May

Still Loving Lean

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a blog called Loving Lean about the spectacular results and innovations that an engaged and committed team can deliver and I am still buzzing with the thought and from the comments I have received so are many of you.

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14
May

Tin Foil or Gold Bars?

Today aluminium is so cheap and so plentiful that we use aluminium foil (tin foil) to wrap our sandwiches, to cover our meat as we roast it and to hold charcoal for as long as it takes a disposable barbecue to do what it has to do. It has become the ultimate disposable metal in our throw away world.

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07
May

Tug of War

When I left university my first job was in the South West of England. In those days, in that part of the world Tug of War was a proper sport. There were teams, leagues and championships. People took it pretty seriously.

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