When does a love of something become an obsession? And when does an obsession become a danger?
Oh that God the gift to give us...
How do others ‘see‘ us? While it’s absolutely true that ‘you only get one chance to make a first impression’, it’s also true that you constantly make an impression on colleagues, clients and other business contacts.
Devil May Care VS Due Diligence
It’s a battle for all of us to ensure we don’t let our natural desire to take it easy overcome the right thing to do. You’re pitted against the most difficult person to argue with - yourself!
Forrester Boyd Partner Takes on Challenging Charity Cycle
Would you cycle 200 miles for someone you love? Alan Nesbitt, Partner at Forrester Boyd, is doing just that for Alzheimer’s Society in early September.
Six degrees of separation? It could be even less
Many of you will know of the saying that there are only six degrees of separation between you and any other individual on the planet.
Leadership decisions: how to engage the right people
Senior managers within professional services should bear in mind two famous sayings when making an important decision.
When does an accountant become a consultant?
I’m often asked to explain the transition from accountant to consultant and what this means for an individual and their firm.
Sabbaticals: just how useful are they?
Can senior managers afford the luxury of a month-long sabbatical in today’s business environment? My answer may surprise you.
Oh yes, I’m the great pretender
What do Freddie Mercury, Roy Orbison and Facebook have in common? The answer could have important implications for you and your organisation.
Mistakes are good. Just don’t repeat them.
“A life spent making mistakes is not only more honourable but also more useful than a life spent doing nothing”, said George Bernard Shaw, and I couldn’t agree more.