Above the line culture

Above the line culture

One of my favourite quotes about culture comes from an author called Michael Henderson.  Henderson is an anthropologist who works within the corporate US. The quote is – “people ask me why culture is the new thing in business. I tell them actually, business is the new...
People are People – Where did Humanity Go?

People are People – Where did Humanity Go?

‘So now there’s different colours And there’s different breeds And different people Have different needs It’s obvious you hate me Though I’ve done nothing wrong I’ve never even met you So what I could I have done’ Depeche Mode 1984 The...
Workforce Planning (#2) – Its all Crystal Ball Gazing

Workforce Planning (#2) – Its all Crystal Ball Gazing

“People are soooo unpredictable!” “There’s no point in planning, they just leave anyway!” “How can I predict who I need working for me in 3 years, I don’t know who works here now!” “I have so much work to do, I can’t take the time to plan.” “I just don’t see the value...