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“You can’t always get what you want.” The famous words from the Rolling Stones ring true when organisations acquire packaged solutions “off the shelf”. Here is an analysis of what happens when an organisation has a legacy system it wants to...

All organisations are looking for ways to improve their performance. Private sector firms are striving to beat the competition by providing more value to the customer at the lowest possible cost. Government departments and not-for-profit organisations are under pressure to...

In management discussions, we often talk about culture and how important a strong, vibrant culture is to the success of an organisation.  I have been thinking about this lately, particularly after coming across a business where the culture was lacking...

I'll order some data, hold the info please. I have been to some presentations lately and they present data with a disclaimer of sorts, saying "This data is provided for information only". It got me pondering what this actually means. After all,...

I am just back from a long overseas holiday and enjoyed the wonderful differences and equally, our similarities as humans, across various parts of the world. One of these occured at the Musee du Louvre, arguably one of the greatest museums...

In continuing my series of blogs on Project Assurance I was in the process of writing one on Project Assurance Framework when I was asked by one of my colleague what did I mean by Framework. I was taken by surprise by...

Management Guru, Peter Drucker once stated that Time is the scarcest resource; and unless it is managed, nothing else can be managed. There was a discussion raised in a LinkedIn discussion forum recently (let me know if you want to know which...