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Business cycles as nature's seasons change Sep 25, 2017

We don’t have to squint our eyes too much to see the link between the four business cycles and nature’s seasons. Although we don’t really run our businesses that way, well not deliberately anyway.

Rorty (1922) defined four phases of the economic cycle as revival, prosperity,...

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The dark side of human centric organisations leadership Apr 05, 2017

I recently spoke about the dark side of entrepreneurship at a conference called The Business Romantic. The topic of business romance intrigues me, I love it because the two words don't really belong together unless you're up to something. But generally, when we think of the word business we don't...

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Solution Seduction creativity Aug 31, 2016

Have ever fallen in love with your own idea? I have. There are a time and place for this kind of love, and when you get the timing wrong, it really stings.

Solution seduction is a term we started using at Huddle in 2009 when we were trying to explain the difference between a convergent...

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The 4 C’s of effective communication leadership Jun 08, 2016

I often think about how important communication is in shaping our future. Our work is only as good as how well we can communicate it. We focus so much on the content, the ‘what’ and the ‘how’, and much less time on the ‘who’ and the ‘why’. Over the...

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