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We don’t need borders

We don’t need borders This is a border between two countries. Why? “Those who have no fence around their land have no enemies.” (Burundi Proverb) There are approximately 200 countries in the world today (2013), which means hundreds of artificial dividing lines between places and people in our world. And the fact that this number Read More


Most Projects Fail … But they needn’t

Most projects fail. Most management teams experience people-related conflict. This is a business problem. It’s not just expensive. It’s a totally unnecessary waste of money, as well as being a drain on people’s psychological resources – which can be more expensive and disturbing still. Projects fail due to people problems. People problems are business problems. Read More

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Seven Core Layers of Culture

Seven Core Layers of Culture Influencers of our Interactions in an Organisational Context   Few concepts in the organisational world are as misunderstood as “culture”. All too frequently, it is relegated to the sphere of so-called “soft skills” … those things that ‘don’t really matter in business’. Still today, in the second decade of the Read More