While recent news about vaccines gives us hope that there is change coming, we also know that we will not[…]Read more
Maintain + Sustain: Do you have a strategy?
When the pandemic started to affect each of our businesses, many of us believed we were facing a rough few[…]Read more
Legs, Legacy and Liquidity
Ambition drives strategy. Looking to their future, leaders want some mix of legs, legacy and liquidity from their ventures. Trying[…]Read more
I was wrong about CSR/sustainability reporting
I’ve been skeptical about the value of CSR/sustainability reporting. I now have to admit I was wrong. Partly. For years,[…]Read more
Fit for Purpose?
A lot of EHS and Sustainability leaders are quietly questioning their management systems. I’m hearing comments like: “We have a[…]Read more
Sitting here in (strategic) limbo…
Many of us are sitting here in limbo (with all due respect to the reggae management guru Jimmy Cliff). Senior[…]Read more
Which comes first: strategy or capacity?
That’s the chicken-and-egg dilemma most strategists face sooner or later: Do you develop the strategy you need, despite lacking the[…]Read more
I’ve changed the banner photo on my web site to an early spring picture, perhaps prematurely. It’s a sunny 60-degree[…]Read more
Turning strategy into action: Getting the experience part right
Turning strategy into action is an overwhelmingly logical process. Except for the 75% of it that’s emotional. Over the last[…]Read more
New Year’s resolutions for sustainability and strategy professionals
As a sustainability or strategy professional, you probably have too many commitments for 2012 already. But in case you’re in[…]Read more