Archive for November, 2009

First Rule of Holes

// November 27th, 2009 // No Comments » // Strategic Marketing

The first rule of holes is simple; if you are in one, stop digging.

But why do so many companies in trouble continue on the same path as before. If something isn’t working then change it, if something works then seek to build on its success.

Sometimes it is necessary to take a step back, work on the business rather than in it. Think strategically rather than operationally.


Negative Employees

// November 27th, 2009 // No Comments » // Company management

Every company has one; the person who hates their job and likes to tell everyone about it.

We had one until this morning when I finally decided enough was enough.