i2i Consultants Blog
If you own or manage a manufacturing business, there are some startling realities ahead to consider. Let's present the facts first: In next few years, approximately 800,000 workers will leave the industry, through retirement or simply to move to a...read more
Growing a business is a perilous journey, that can lead to the promised land of profitable growth, or the scrap heap of bankruptcy. There is no guarantee of success, and even when you survive the start up period, growing pains can kick in easily, and you find yourself...read more
Performance Measurement & Management in SME's If there was one lesson from bluechip businesses that all SME's could take on board, it would be to establish and trend an appropriate set of key performance indicators (KPI's) to monitor and manage the business. Now this...read more
Are you really empowering your team to fulfil their potential? Every organisation would love to be agile and responsive to customer needs, and embrace and develop a culture of involvement and continuous improvement. Achieving this position can yield real sustainable...read more
Times, they are a changin’, and so are your customers…is there still room for basic business values?
In a recent article I read by PWC, they refer to the current generation as digital natives - i.e. people bought up with computers. As a father of two, who are rapidly becoming more dexterous on the keyboard than myself, this got me thinking. Today they are learning,...read more