Focusing outside the box and evolving with artisanal employees

Focusing outside the box and evolving with artisanal employees

EMPLOYEES: be more than an employee, be an artisan. Add value and excellence in everything you do. EMPLOYERS: focus outside the box, employ artisans and evolve. Once upon a time anybody with a skill was an artisan, a craftsperson, a tradesperson: somebody passionate about producing 

Resilient democracy?  Or antifragile democracy?

Resilient democracy? Or antifragile democracy?

Does The Economist’s November 28th 2020 cover question overlook a fundamental problem? Do we want or need a democracy that is merely resilient – i.e. remains strong during and after shocks and stressors? No, I suspect not! This is the mistake many commercial enterprises also 

A Day for entrepreneurial thanks

A Day for entrepreneurial thanks

Entrepreneurs keep economies afloat and introduce change, initiative and innovation much swifter and with less disruption than larger corporations’ bigger-is-better confusion: the more distended an object, the more severely it breaks on impact with a challenge, hurdle or crisis. Entrepreneurs are the nutrients keeping a 

Economic hopes continue to follow coronavirus social guidance

Economic hopes continue to follow coronavirus social guidance

Broad government mandates focus on stimulating a wider economy, yet countless business models, including Hospitality, depend on balancing subtle nuances — economic, social, environmental and ethical, for instance. Given that science continues to expose new coronavirus (COVID-19) variables, national response is necessarily limited to a