Business Rocks: Zombie Project Apocalypse

This week’s focus: It’s easy to start a new project. You just set an objective, agree some timescales, sign-off the necessary resources and agree who is going to do what. Even in the most bureaucratic organisations – perhaps particularly in the most bureaucratic...

Business Rocks – Future-Back Football

This week’s focus: For the past year I have been the Assistant Coach for the Boston United Under 10 team – or, as I call it, Head of Laces. This summer we have been working on the boys’ development programme and are in the process of setting out the skills we...

Business Rocks – Broad Churches

This week’s focus: A couple of days ago I heard a politician on the radio telling the interview that her party was a “broad church”. The facts would suggest otherwise. Political parties are pulling apart here in the UK, characterized by in-fighting between rival...