Category Archives: Alternative business structures

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 FUTURE. FORGET IT. WHY LONG RANGE FORECASTS...

Posted On 17th December 2013

If you already work for Apple, LinkedIn, a firm of 3D printers or the Chinese Navy this article is not for you. Good luck ruling the world of the future. If you do. As for the rest of us….. I’m 43 years of age. Ten years ago economists were predicting I would live through an […]

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ANOTHER WAY OF WORKING

Posted On 15th April 2011

The later months of 2010 introduced the whole country to “employee mutuals”.  If you haven’t been following the press, the Government is envisaging that the Post Office will become an employee mutual and is considering the structure as a way of providing other public services. Employee mutuals are, of course, nothing new.  As of today, […]

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