Monthly Archives: February 2010

Risk Management – as relevant as ever in 2010

During the current Toyota maelstrom, I have paused to consider the accelerator pedal recall within the context of Risk Management. I had commented in an earlier blog post that many of Toyota’s top managers had become less adept at nurturing relationships, and more aligned to driving people towards financial targets. Profit had already suffered under Read More

Virtual Working in the Real World

In the recent spell of snowy weather, absenteeism reached up to 14% per day due to the extreme weather conditions, hitting the economy adversely to the tune of £0.5 billion per day. For a fair percentage of those unable to reach their place of employment, there was the chance to work from home. Some workers Read More