How to avoid losing steam when the public face of an organization goes

When the public face of an organization or a well-known leader leaves, it might seem unrecoverable. What if they take the wind out of the sails with them when they go? How will the organization continue to function?...

Five ways HR can innovate

HR has a poor reputation for innovation. After all, risk might be exciting for technology experts or rising managers, but human resources devotes most of its energy to avoiding disruption. Does that mean that HR can’t innovate? Not at all....

Sorry, you’re in sales

Your first instinct might be to deny it, but you are probably a salesperson. Most government executives are, even if the public service is seen as galaxies away from the grubby world of commerce and sales....

Big data drives value

In ICT On March 18, 2013 0 597 0

If technology is the driver, then the management of information must be the outcome. Jill Dyché is vice-president of SAS Best Practices, and an author of three books on the business value of technology....

How to know when you are not a leader

In Leadership On March 18, 2013 0 696 0

Sometimes the best motivation to become a better leader is a reality check....