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What are the keystones in business?

Understand the business assets beyond the balance sheet? Think Keystones

To be in ‘control’ of your organisation you need to ‘understand’ what makes it up. The Keystones are a logical grouping of elements that support your organisation. Keystones provide a structure, support prioritising and makes sure you’ve considered everything before starting your Initiatives for improvement.

You can't be award a degree in common sense, but everyone should have a degree of it

Worried about recruiting people with a degree? Get an ear for the right degree in your next interview, listen to Blue Sky Stinking

Qualifications are one aspect of finding the right people for your organisation and the right individual to fit in with your ethics, style and culture. But what else should you be looking for? How can you prepare to make your recruitment process as good as possible?

Blue Sky Stinking Episode 7

BSS7 – One of Us

Every growing organisation needs to recruit at some point. To many, this is a foreign experience with pitfalls and dangers, some of which do not raise their head until long after the interviews are over. Recruitment Consultant Oliver Watson and Employment Solicitor Donna Negus join Russell to discuss some of the issues in recruitment and offer some sound advice to those who are considering adding more people to their business.

Reflect, Imitate and Experience

Lessons on assets from a Spa Day Experience

My wife and I were gifted a spa day experience on our last anniversary.  Due to being busy with work and recently moving house we had delayed taking up the opportunity until the voucher had less than a month to go of its 12 month life span. The venue was part of a hotel estate …

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