Here's a couple of visuals to help all you startup founders think about your Hedgehog Concept andÂ the importance of the Flywheel Effect.
Here's a visual to help all you Founders identify the Startup fundraising cycle
EverÂ considered an interim manager? Perhaps itâ€™s time Certainly there are many benefits of considering hiring an interim manager. Itâ€™s an easy way to bring heavyweight experience into a company. This can be achieved in an economic and speedy fashion and there are a number of good reasons for pursuing such a concept. Hiring[...]
Leader in Crisis No matter how squeaky clean your credentials appear to be it doesnâ€™t take much for a leaders reputation to be questioned in a crisis. It certainly hasnâ€™t taken long for Lord Coe OBE to be put under the microscope in the wake of the IAAF drugs scandal.Â Hereâ€™s how Twitter reacted:[...]
Procrastination - Why do leaders procrastinate? The temptation is to answer: â€˜let me think about that and get back to you.â€™ But that wouldnâ€™t be ideal. Itâ€™s certainly a question thatâ€™s asked often because hesitation can be very costly and have profound consequences for both leaders and businesses. There is no time for[...]
Sorry, No Sympathy Mourinho! Itâ€™s easy to think that financial rewards, status and all the trappings of leadership are an attractive compensation for being the one that carries the can. Who cares that leaders might be lonely? The difficulty with leadership - Put your head above the parapet and you are a target Certainly,[...]