May 2018

31
May

Purpose

I have written blogs before about the importance of purpose for each of us as individuals and about the role that Core Purpose can play in aligning the team in our organisation.

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24
May

Significance

This is probably the favourite of all of the quotations I have gathered over recent years “If adults don’t like their jobs they don’t go on strike.

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17
May

On the Spectrum

One of the advantages of doing something for a long time is that it enables us to recognise patterns and pattern recognition is a useful human trait.

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10
May

Books not read

I was visiting an office development recently when I noticed a pile of stuff awaiting collection in one of the public areas. It looked like the last stages of an office having been vacated. Now there are many reasons why that might happen; moving to bigger or better premises, expansion etc. When I commented I was told that this particular business had ceased trading.

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03
May

Core

I was playing a very old, badly reproduced, video on Core Values to some clients last week. Steve Jobs was talking about Apple. He said ‘what we’re about isn’t making boxes for people to get their jobs done. Although we do that very well. Apple at its core, its core value, is that we believe that people with passion can change the world for the better’ he went on to say that those people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones that actually do.

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