Good news for our MBA class of 2010

The latest Antal Global Snapshot report shows that the global jobs market for professional and managerial staff is improving. www.snapshot.antal.com

Management Consultancy with a Purpose

Our team of management consultants is working with a local company to help them establish a market for a new innovation. It’s going to be a massive challenge for them as there are some significant incumbents, so we will need to offer some very clever advice if we’re really going to make a difference. This [...]

It’s all in the mind

I’m fascinated by the art of parkour. Until very recently, I had a vague recollection of having seen a video of this disciple of mind-boggling strength, agility and lateral thinking where participants utilise only their bodies to negotiate obstacles in the most efficient way possible along a given route. This has been described as involving [...]

Gentle Reminders

I was reminded of something so simple yet so fundamental over the past few days (my thanks to Paul Grantham for this pearl of wisdom): focus on the gap at the end of your line of sight rather than the boundary lines delineating this line of sight. Imagine driving down a narrow lane (or, in [...]

Me? An MBA?

It’s all still a bit surreal. Who would have thought twenty years ago that I’d be doing an MBA … in a different country … with a focus on sustainability? After all, I didn’t like business and wouldn’t be any good at it anyway. Or so I thought. As it turns out, it’s quite amazing [...]