Pt. 14 of 18. React in real time, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 14 of 18. React in real time, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 13 of 18. Jurisdictions, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 13 of 18. Jurisdictions, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 12 of 18. Innovation, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 12 of 18. Innovation, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – 18 leadership lessons from organised crime Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of...

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Pt.11 of 18. Perks, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt.11 of 18. Perks, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 10 of 18. Loyalty, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 10 of 18. Loyalty, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 9 of 18. Consistency, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 9 of 18. Consistency, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 8 of 18. Lean teams, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 8 of 18. Lean teams, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 7 of 18. Local touch, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 7 of 18. Local touch, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 6 of 18. Solving internal problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 6 of 18. Solving internal problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 5 of 18. Solving external problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 5 of 18. Solving external problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 4 of 18. Decision making, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 4 of 18. Decision making, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 3 of 18. Lobbying, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 3 of 18. Lobbying, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Generation Z, the first immortal generation?

Generation Z, the first immortal generation?

It’s a matter of When, not If we solve Death and Generation Z could be the first generation to experience Immortality in their lifetimes. Today we can reverse paralysis, restore sight, print hearts, eliminate disease and transfer memories, age is a quirk of genetics, nanotech is a game changer and only Darwinism...

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CIO Insight Series: Getting supplier relationships to work

CIO Insight Series: Getting supplier relationships to work

CIO’s are becoming increasingly entrepreneurial but very few feel their suppliers provide any meaningful value   During the course of my interviews with CIO’s over the past couple of years I’ve witnessed the growth of a worrying trend – the fact that many CIO’s feel that their suppliers are becoming...

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Smart appliances will disrupt banking

Smart appliances will disrupt banking

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF It’s rich, it’s smart and it’s cool – meet your new fridge.   The Internet of Everything, an emerging multi trillion dollar trend that embues a world where everything is connected to everything else and where inert ‘Dumb’ materials and products are embedded with technologies and sensors that make...

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Future corporations will run without Humans

Future corporations will run without Humans

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF A world where corporations run themselves without the need for any Human intervention is already being realised.   The future is hidden in plain sight. Multi billion dollar corporations that run without the need for people sounds like Hollywood fiction but the technology and technology...

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Digitising the FTSE

Digitising the FTSE

Unless you’ve been living under a rock you won’t have been able to avoid the news that Digital is devouring and disrupting the world. Similarly I’m in no doubt that you’re also being told that if you aren’t busy digitising your organisation, your products and your business model then you’ll...

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The death of the 20th Century organisation

The death of the 20th Century organisation

20th Century organisations are increasingly being usurped and out manoeuvered by more agile, more successful 21st Century Millennial organisations that operate, scale and run in entirely new ways.   You could be forgiven for thinking that many of today’s new Millennial organisations aren’t really businesses at all and that under the...

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The rise and rise of Entrepreneurs

The rise and rise of Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are becoming increasingly empowered and the businesses they’re building are transforming industries. Last week a crowd of individuals came together to lift a double decker bus off of a trapped cyclist and it’s a stark reminder about how when enough people come together with a common purpose they can...

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Remaking the Financial Services industry

Remaking the Financial Services industry

The news that the UK Government is considering introducing legislation that force the Financial Services industry to develop common, publicly available Application Programming Interfaces (API’s) shouldn’t come as a surprise. Initiatives like Level 39, Finance Innovate and Fintech50 have helped position the UK as a Fintech powerhouse and the new...

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