Book Summary: Good To Great

Explore what goes into a company’s transformation from mediocre to excellent. Based on hard evidence and volumes of data, the book author (Jim Collins) and his team uncover timeless principles on how the good-to-great companies like Abbott, Circuit City, Fannie Mae, Gillette, Kimberly-Clark, Kroger, Nucor, …

New Labour Goes Consulting Crazy

When the Labour Party were in opposition, they lambasted the ruling Conservative government for spending up to £500m a year on management and IT systems consultants. This was, they thundered, “a disgraceful waste of taxpayers’ money – money that should be spent on frontline services …

The Competencies of a Business Analyst

Competencies are described as the ability to do a particular activity to prescribed standard. The competencies can be classified into three categories 1. Behaviour Skill and Personal Qualities 1.1 Balanced behaviour 1.2 Leadership 1.3 Problem Solving 1.4 Attention to Details 1.5 Critical Thinking and Analytical …

Inspiring Our Youths to Greatness

Our “Youth Inspire Programs” began about 9 years ago while I was working at Brunswick City Schools in Ohio. I helped a teenage student resolve a problem with a school bully. The issue resolved itself so quickly that the teens’ mother inspired me to assist …