Walking the Talk Blog

How to take responsibility for the crisis

  I saw an article in the New York Times about the official Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission which left me realising how far we have to go before we have our key ...
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Read, react, win: what is a recession-proof culture?

  Here is an article by a consultant from Boston Consulting Group, describing a client, Brady Corp (BRC) who took many early decisions and thus avoided much of the pain ...
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The 4 stages to reach learning out of defeat

I read in the Spectator this week an article about the process political parties typically go through after a defeat.   Stage 1 We didn't really lose. (The other guys ...
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Netflix culture: setting standards in Silicon Valley

Netflix are one of the more successful companies to emerge from Silicon Valley in the past ten years. They are now the largest provider of online DVD rentals.
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Social media: becoming a learner again

For three months I have been dedicating myself to learning about social media – how it works, how people use it and why they love it. I felt instinctively that it would ...
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