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Change is the law of Life

“Change is the law of life”

Reading Time: 2 mins For a US President who served less than 3 years in office, John F Kennedy is well quoted. He uttered the words “Change is the law of life” in an address in Frankfurt six months before his assassination. The quote continues: Change is the law of life. And those who look

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The wind doesn't have to drive your direction

Adjusting your sails to the winds of change

Reading Time: 2 mins It’s no secret, humans have no influence of the powers of nature.  How many times have we watched as extremes of wind and water devastate a region.  However, when severe weather is not taking its toll, it’s very possible for us to utilise these natural forces to assist in our

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Compliance equals Gravity times Data to the power of Processes divided by Resistance to change cubed

The Equation of Compliance

Reading Time: < 1 min Can there be an equation for compliance? As in mathematical formulas, there is a balance in compliance that needs to be resolved.  Every organisation needs to understand what is required of them; what regulations and standards are applicable (Gravity) and understand what are the affected assets (Data in this case). 

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Law is about action. Ethics is about thoughts

Difference between the Law and Ethics

Reading Time: 2 mins There has been a visible shift, especially in larger companies, to be seen as “ethical” or to have good “ethics”. The question is what is the difference between law and ethics?

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Compliance should be in an organisations culture

Compliance… It’s a cultural thing

Reading Time: < 1 min Too often, leaders attempt to change the way people act without changing the way they think (i.e., their beliefs). As a result, they get compliance, but not commitment; involvement, but not investment; and progress, but not lasting performance.  Thats not a compliance culture.

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