Companies With Great Cultures Fail

Companies With Great Cultures Fail

They fail often, and they often fail intentionally In the enduring battle to stay relevant, to stay in business and to ride the next economic shock wave businesses have to fail, fail in order to learn and innovate. Failure, however counterintuitive it may seem is

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Deliberate Learning Through The Lens Of Exercise

Deliberate Learning Through The Lens Of Exercise

“People who don’t spend at least 5-10 hours a week in online learning will obsolete themselves with technology” Randall Stephenson, CEO AT&T.  I came across this quote in a brilliant article from INC. The article focuses on the practice of deliberate learning or the ‘Five-Hour Rule’,

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Innovation. Brilliant / Crazy, Can You Tell?

Innovation. Brilliant / Crazy, Can You Tell?

“The truth is, innovation – you can’t tell in the early days whether it is brilliant or crazy. So if you cannot afford crazy, you cannot afford brilliant”  Astro Teller, Captain of Moonshots at ‘X’, Alphabet (Google).  Check out his insightful video from the re:work

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Culture in a Picture

If culture seems fuzzy to you this diagram should help. Also – it should point out that culture is synonymous with a high functioning organisation. Note the absence of perks, no free food or gyms. These things are nice and they have a true value-add in

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The Way University Should Work

The Way University Should Work

  (This post contains an embedded video, I recommend you read it on the blog as opposed to in the ‘newsletter’ format. Simply click the link in your e-mail and it will redirect to the article on the blog) When you finished school, or matriculated

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Finally! Azuri Technologies Is Embracing Solar Power And Using It Wisely

Finally! Azuri Technologies Is Embracing Solar Power And Using It Wisely

Without having too much of a rant I will say this – I cannot wrap my head around the fact that we do not harness more solar energy in this country, I just can’t. Especially living in sunny South Africa, watching building after building being

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