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Principles in action – Cut the crap!

I am rather impressed as I’m working away in an open office environment, when I hear colleagues cite our company principles. And I should add they are cited sincerely, are being used to think about behaviour — not being used ¬†ironically. I was reminded though of perhaps the most candid and abrupt corporate principle ever […]

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Buzzwords are a load of bull

OK so some of use management speak and some of us cringe when we hear it. I’m a little scared that I am becoming immune to it. Turns out using those business buzzword phrases may impair your message, as reported in the SMH today. A 2010 study conducted at New York and Basel Universities observed […]