Visioning: The Last Thing an Enterprise Needs When Starting Up

A husband-and-wife couple approaches and asks a consultant for help in their business. The husband-and-wife couple just started a business selling electrical devices such as relays and circuit breakers.  Demand was strong at the onset and the couple has found themselves working around the clock serving customer orders.  Maybe the consultant can contribute some ideas?Continue reading “Visioning: The Last Thing an Enterprise Needs When Starting Up”

The People First Proposal

I would like to propose organisations put people first when it comes to their priorities.  Organisations may say they already do but based on my observations, they aren’t.  Two (2) banks asked me one day to update my business’s account information.  They gave me a pile of forms for my business accounts’ signatories to fillContinue reading “The People First Proposal”

Why Responsibilities are Important in Time Management

We don’t control our time.  Every morning I wake up at 5am.  It doesn’t matter what time I sleep.  My eyes open at 5am. Sometimes I oversleep but that’s more of the exception than the rule.  I wake up at 5am, Mondays to Sundays, and holidays.  It’s rare I don’t.  I wake up at 5amContinue reading “Why Responsibilities are Important in Time Management”

Six Reasons Why We Don’t Need A Purpose in Life

My life has no purpose, no direction, no aim, no meaning, and yet I’m happy. I can’t figure it out. What am I doing right?  –Charles M. Schulz Do we need a purpose in life? Many so-called gurus would say yes.  We need to have one in order to have a direction.  A purpose givesContinue reading “Six Reasons Why We Don’t Need A Purpose in Life”