We are enough

If it’s true that we become who we believe we are, these are not propitious times. At every level, we are bombarded by messages and images that inform us how bad things are, how inadequately prepared we are, and what we must do to warrant our existence. Most of this is based on somebody else’sContinue reading “We are enough”

Humpty 2.0?

This is an important question, but not popular. Everything in nature operates in cycles, including us and our businesses. Times change faster than businesses. The average lifespan of a business, has fallen from around 60 years sixty years ago to 18 years today. You will outlive several of the businesses you work for. Humpty 1.0Continue reading “Humpty 2.0?”

A New Age of Self Reliance?

Revolutions Out of my office at home I am lucky to be able to look down the hill to the River Derwent. Four miles downstream is the first powered factory in the World, open in 1719 based on technology “borrowed” from an Italian. Fifteen miles upstream is Arkwright’s Mill, one of the main driving forcesContinue reading “A New Age of Self Reliance?”