The value of speed

Speed One of the cultural differences between the likes of Google, Amazon, McKinsey, etc. and corporations (such as manufacturing companies) is SPEED.  The value of speed in your own personal quality and in a corporation’s culture cannot be overstated. The likes of McKinsey perform information collection, analysis and then presenting findings in a highly compressed timeframe.  This …

See round the corner – identifying, preparing and positioning yourself for the next big thing

Crystal ball – see round the corner Wayne Gretzky famously attributed the reason for his greatness as a hockey player to his ability to see round the corner.  This is captured in his famous quote that he is able to “to skate to where the puck was going to be”. Metaphorically, this means you build …