First 5000 is a new business development alliance for Australia's most significant mid-size companies. It's a vehicle to connect and network with local and international big business as well as policy makers, and of course each other.
Are you still deciding on your New Year Resolutions for your business? Lindsay Brown believes it’s time to focus on creating a better work-life balance for your employees.
When we think of New Year’s resolutions, we often think of losing, quitting or saving. Whether it’s losing weight, quitting cigarettes or saving money, our resolutions tend to focus on making ourselves healthier and happier. However for business owners, aiming for a healthier, happier business in 2015 will be inextricably linked to making others the centre of attention - their employees.
As the year comes to a close many businesses are reviewing their strategy for 2015. Paul Hunter CEO of the Strategic Management Institute highlights how the strategy process can be flawed.
I use the notion of Seven Inconvenient Truths of Strategy to depict observations from my experience in business as well as extensive research to show that strategy practices (the doing of strategy) are deficient in a number of ways.