90% Business Strategies Fail

90% Business Strategies Fail – There is a well-known anecdotal business statistic that 90% of organisations fail to execute on their strategies. In reality the source of this statistic is not clear, our own research into its origin suggests that it may have come...

SEO How good is your score?

SEO how good is your score – How do you get your company name to appear on the first page of a relevant Google search? The first thing to note is that there are no short cuts, you cannot buy a first page ‘organic’ position. Any objective related to search engine...

SEO and the company marketing strategy

SEO and the company marketing strategy – Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is subject that causes many a wrinkled forehead in boardrooms today. Most executives have got past the stage of worrying about what it actually means, they are now worrying about how much...

Vision Strategy What Next?

Vision Strategy What Next? You’ve have had your annual executive off-site meeting and spent a couple of days plastering the walls with flip-board brain-storms and yellow stickies, the team building exercises in the bar were a great success. Finally you have all...

A Beautiful Strategy

A beautiful strategy – “However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results” Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965). In a box in my attic I have a 25th January 1965 copy of the Daily Express. The front page is taken up by a full face portrait...