I’m really special. I must be because everywhere I go companies are telling me how much they value me and that they are putting me first! The fact that they are telling all of their customers the same thing and that very few of them seem to really serve me particularly well is rather annoying.
Posted on November 7, 2012 at 9:00
I read recently that, in the UK, the impact of us all keeping our electrical devices on standby is the equivalent of 2 power stations worth of electricity and approximately 7% of UK energy consumption.
That got me thinking about how much of our own energy we spend in standby mode. It is only in the last 10 years or so that mobile technology has developed to enable the ‘always on’ executive. Before that, once you left the office you were mostly…Continue
Posted on March 13, 2012 at 11:00 — 1 Comment
One of the more intriguing aspects of my work is when I encounter organisations who create the pretence of consulting with employees over some significant change, but where the solution has already been designed behind closed doors. This activity is often dressed up in the rhetoric of engagement and…Continue
Posted on March 5, 2012 at 15:00 — 1 Comment