Professional Development

Professional DevelopmentIn vocations and professions where there is a lot of transactional work involved, there is always a risk (opportunity!) that this work will be either moved to a lower cost centre or outsourced completely. It is increasingly likely that this work can be completely automated.30 May 2011

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Agriculture Futures Report

Agriculture Futures ReportThis is the 2010 Agriculture Futures Report. No suprises that water is the number one opportunity, NZ inc has a lot of thinking to do and decisions to make.17 May 2011

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Traditional Financial Professionals are Losing Value

Traditional Financial Professionals are Losing ValueIf youare a traditional "number cruncher" now is the time to start thinking about your future. As a future focused company we constantly look for the weak signals of change and over the past year have been hearing more and more "noise" in this area.23 March 2011

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Good Cup Bad Cup

Good Cup Bad CupA while ago Jane Rollin and I wrote an article for Tourism Business Magazine.21 March 2011

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Free Business Continuity Planning (BCP) Tool

Free Business Continuity Planning (BCP) ToolI just did a google search for BCP and rightly so the first hit is for Business Continuity Planning.08 March 2011

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My good deed

My good deedI was In Wellington today and I saw this guy trying to navigate the mean streets of the inner city.06 March 2011

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Christchurch Earthquake - Support Needed for Business Owners

Christchurch Earthquake - Support Needed for Business OwnersWhile the immediate focus of Emergency Services needs to be on search, rescue and recovery, we as a business community have an opportunity to come together and show our support for other business owners that will end up being the backbone of recovery in the Canterbury region.23 February 2011

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