Category Archives: teamwork

Unsung Hero

I read recently a passage from a book, South Latitude by F.D. Ommanney, which was written in 1938 following a trip to the Antarctic continent in the late 1930’s. There is an interesting contemporary review from the Spectator Archive and an … Continue reading

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What does good project management look like?

Here is a quote from a blog I read recently. I found it here – “……….. it’s true to say that good management is a bit like oxygen – it’s invisible and you don’t notice its presence until it’s gone, … Continue reading

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7 Agile habits to avoid

The following might help explain some of the issues around project delivery in your organisation. These habits will develop over time, against a background of rapid organisational change. Therefore, entirely understandable. You will not notice it happening, but once embedded … Continue reading

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Truly Excellent Customer Service #2

Last Friday I decided to be proactive and booked a Saturday night out at the cinema. Just two of us and a romantic French movie called Rust and Bone. So far so good and we left in plenty of time to arrive at … Continue reading

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On Teamwork #2 – The unsung Hero

Yesterday evening I visited the Barbican Concert Hall in London to hear Andreas Scholl sing two of Bach‘s Cantatas, accompanied by the Kammerorchesterbasel from Switzerland. It was a superb evening, worth every penny of the ticket price and every ounce of effort … Continue reading

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On Teamwork. A great example of how to achieve it

Last night I attended an Epiphany Carol Service at St John’s College Chapel in Cambridge. There is nothing special about that, however, I was blown away by the sheer talent on show. This service was full of small examples of brilliant … Continue reading

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