Innovation

Is The Biggest, Unchecked Business Disease – Behavioural Waste™?

The biggest, unchecked Business Disease – Behavioural Waste™ Organisations believe in leadership development as there are $billions invested in leadership development every year, made on the assumption that “better leaders get better results”. Some, more focused (maybe informed) investors focus their leadership programmes on engagement,...

Is Behavioural Waste the missing link to Lean Programmes Succeeding?

Why do Lean Programmes fail? Research suggests that over 70% of all lean programmes fail. If you’d like to see some research about what might be the why then this link is useful http://www.lean.org/Search/Documents/352.pdf Yet during my years in the oil&gas, construction and retail industries...

Has your organisation a DRA mindset?

What is a DRA mindset? It’s being highly aware in different and dynamic contexts; able and ready to take relevant and appropriate action to minimise risk in whatever you are doing – it’s what’s called a Dynamic Risk Assessment mindset. A DRA mindset is nothing...

No Clear Purpose? Would you say No?

No Clear Purpose? Would you say No?   A colleague and a fellow director of Mind Fit is also a Professor of Innovation and is regularly requested to present on innovation related subjects to variety of institutes, public and private sector organisations. One such recent...

Innovate or DIE!

Businesses have to Innovate or DIE! Believe it or is it rubbish – what are your thoughts? Innovate or DIE is the theme of a joint seminar with Prof Victor Newman and Graham Williams. Very informative, enjoyable and, unlike many seminars, memorable – I started...