Aligning Talent

12 March 2020

Successful Change: You don’t need to be Einstein . . .

  You’ve probably seen the quote, “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results”, words widely credited to Albert Einstein. It’s almost the... Read more...

11 December 2019

What Can You Get Fired For?

While it’s not a great dinner party conversation starter, that question has become a key tool in our work in organisation design, recruiting and performance management. Once again though, it’s... Read more...

2 December 2019

‘We’re too busy to do that right now’.

“To do two things at once is to do neither.” Publilius Syrus Put your hand up if competitive, financial, regulatory, shareholder, technological, environmental or political disruption is making your organisation... Read more...

16 August 2019

Don’t Waste Time on Talent Management

Before you have any type of talent discussion, you need to first have a standards discussion. Too often we see time wasted in talent meetings, performance discussions, recruitment profiling and... Read more...

31 May 2019

Teams are the Windows to your Organisation’s Culture

Just as ‘the eyes are the windows to the soul’, teams are the way to see the truths of your organisational culture.  So why do organisations spend inordinately more time... Read more...

16 May 2019

CASE STUDY: Organisational Change and Implementation in a National Media Organisation

Organisational Change in technology-dependent businesses can be challenging, particularly when it involves redesigning structures and work processes. Here’s a case study of how we helped a national, multi-media organisation change and... Read more...

26 October 2018

Demystifying Organisation Design

How to get it done right Why does getting organisation design right seem to be so challenging? We know of a lot of companies who see a need to redesign... Read more...

21 September 2018

What we know about Accelerating Team Performance

In previous posts, we have discussed why a focus on teams is critical to driving organisational performance and when to use the 7 P’s of Team Performance.  That leaves us to now to describe how you get... Read more...

6 September 2018

CASE STUDY: The most targeted Leadership Development Program we’ve seen

Our team have recently concluded an 18-month Leadership Development Program with a client that we feel has set a new benchmark in developing capability, culture and alignment in an ASX... Read more...

22 August 2018

Grandpa, what did you do during the War for Talent?

The War for Talent Back at the turn of the century, when McKinsey declared the War for Talent, I was what you’d call a middle manager. An ordinary corporate foot... Read more...

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Successful Change: You don’t need to be Einstein . . .

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12th March 2020

In Defence of HR

We truly believe that great HR people play an important role... Read More

17th February 2020

The HR Strategy Health Check

In our work we see two types of HR Strategy, one... Read More

04th February 2020

The Best Time for a Performance Review

“When people are financially invested, they want a return. When people... Read More

20th December 2019

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