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Strategic Thinking Tools

There are many tools that can help break away from fixed thinking,  the negative impact of paradigms on new thinking,  the negative effect of group and pre-emptive thinking  abundant in Command and Control negative environments.  The topics below are selected at random as somewhere to start. It could be argued that there is no specific…

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Trade or war, war or trade – China & Australia and the world!

Destined for War, Can America and the China escape the ‘Thucydides’ trap*? Graham Allison. An informative and chilling read, somewhat summarised as early as page 24/364 in “China is sucking the Southeast Asian countries into their economic system because of the vast market and growing purchasing power. Japan and South Korea will inevitably be sucked…

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Skills Matrix /Performance Management

Skills Matrix /performance management– Skills Matrix – this is about dissecting a job position into categories and tasks, then using various evaluation methods, painting a picture of competence as to each of the processes within a task. This enables more effective delegation and much more effective performance review and general recognition of a person’s worth….

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Challenges ahead for start-ups and what they need to prepare themselves for!

Challenges ahead for start-ups and what they need to prepare themselves for. © colourthinking 09.04.2020   Robert Toru Kiyosak writes about how people starting businesses to get a job. People also start businesses because they have some natural affinity and people ‘pump them up’. Obviously, there are numerous other reasons, made redundant and have some…

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Intelligent disobedience -2

INTELLIGENT DISOBEDIENCE –                                                                                04.04.2020 © The usual explanation of Intelligent disobedience is that it occurs where a service animal trained to help a disabled person goes directly against the owner’s instructions in an effort to make a better decision (about to walk into an unexpected hole). This behaviour is a part of the dog’s training…

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CoronaVirus makes us think new thoughts – here are some about marketing – the 23 P’s of marketing

Marketing and 4 p’s (or is it the magic 23)? – Time to expand our thinking Quotation – Marketing – Marketing Mix       http://www.netmba.com/marketing/mix/ The Marketing Mix
(The 4 P’s of Marketing)  Marketing decisions generally fall into the following four controllable categories:       Product       Price       Place (distribution)       Promotion         The term “marketing mix” became popularized after Neil H. Borden published his…

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