Fortunately, it has become fashionable to show vulnerability and own up to our failures. So, in that spirit, here are a few, ‘what not to do’ examples of worst pitch practice.
The Muppet Christmas Carol is one of my favourite films. It’s a wonderful, irreverent, but faithful adaptation, in turns funny, moving and uplifting with some great songs along the way. The special guest star (Michael Caine) plays Scrooge and the rest of the roles go to the Muppet characters you’d expect. Who else would play the earnest, hard-put-upon, kindly Bob …
One of my pleasures in life (I don’t do guilt) is to settle back on a weekend morning and read the papers. I am sufficiently old school in that they are physical papers rather than images on my smartphone. I like to see the full spread in front of me rather than scroll through, plus, to my knowledge, no one …
Our business world is changing at an unprecedented level; 74 out of the Fortune 100 companies from the 1980s are no longer around. Look at the Ghosts of Companies Past – Kodak’s cataclysmic demise or Blockbuster’s decline from 60,000 employees in 9,000 stores globally in 2001 to 51 stores in 2016 having turned down the opportunity to work with …
What one of the biggest challenges for leaders operating in our superfast, rapidly-changing, exciting and exhausting world? Decision-making.
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Southwest Airlines, of which Herb was the CEO and then Chairman for most of its and his life, has inspired businesses all around the world.
Stuck for Christmas gifts for your team or contacts or friends?