Monthly Archives: January 2014

PLAYING A WEAK HAND WELL PART TWO: WHAT MANAGERS...

Posted On 12th January 2014

In response to our recent blog on Pope Francis and what leaders can learn from him, Rupert Holderness considers what we might learn from North Korea too. Rupert is an employee of the UK Ministry of Defence, but writes here in a personal capacity and without any access to information that is not in the […]

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THE HUMAN SUPERMARKET: LINKEDIN AND THE...

Posted On 9th January 2014

The impact of the internet on retail, and even recruitment, is pretty well known by now. It’s largely discussed for its negative impacts on traditional institutions (high street department stores, newspapers, advertising agencies, recruiters) and its upside for the end user (the shopper, the hiring company). Let’s discuss what it means for a jar of […]

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WHICH MEMBER OF THE ‘RAT PACK’...

Posted On 5th January 2014

It is quiz time! If you want to go directly to it and not find out why a high class professional services firm is even doing this skip down about 25 lines and we’ll join you there. I was an executive search consultant for about twelve years. Don’t ask me how many people I interviewed. […]

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