Business Purpose

Practice with Purpose

This is a quote I have heard time and time again from my days as a professional golfer, but increasingly I am witnessing how applicable this mantra is in the business environment. In the sporting arena it means having a goal or objective that you wish to achieve in that session, and ensuring that each […]

Adopting a purpose-driven strategy

Understanding a business’s purpose just became more important. Here’s why.  In a recent Ipsos poll of over 21000 people across 28 countries, 86% of respondents said they want to see the world change to become a fairer and more sustainable place.   Talking about the new normal has become fashionable. Yet, how many businesses can genuinely claim they want […]

Contingency plan

A quick guide to contingency plans

Business gurus always say that every business requires a contingency plan that anticipates all life’s little uncertainties. All too often, the listener nods sagely, partly out of boredom, partly because he does not really know what the term ‘contingency plan’ means – ‘just another piece of Management-Speak, if you ask me….’ And if such advice is being properly followed by […]