8 essentials to win that Non Executive Director role

September 25, 2015re Reading Time: 3 minutes

There are a number of themes that run through my mentoring work but one of the most common is “How... View Article

Is Justin King a 21st century Luddite?

September 21, 2015re Reading Time: 4 minutes

In the last episode of the very good BBC Radio 4 series “The New Workplace”  Justin King, late boss of... View Article

If computers can improvise jazz, can they improvise your job?

September 11, 2015re Reading Time: 3 minutes

An article this week by Aaron Krumins in Extreme Tech says that DARPA is teaching an Artificial Intelligence to improvise... View Article

What impact has intelligent automation on law firms?

September 1, 2015re Reading Time: 3 minutes

I’m constantly surprised by talking to people who can see how technology is impacting on every area of business but... View Article

Do company boards understand the impact of technology?

August 20, 2015re Reading Time: < 1 minute

Pat Chapman-Pincher has a long history of working at the highest levels of some of the world’s biggest technology companies... View Article

Can robots solve the nuclear problem?

August 13, 2015re Reading Time: 3 minutes

The controversy surrounding the restarting of nuclear reactors in Japan following the Fukushima disaster and the excellent programme by Jim... View Article

Leadership and management in the age of robots

August 6, 2015re Reading Time: 3 minutes

Leadership skills and management styles have always evolved over the years, but businesses are facing an unprecedented era of change... View Article

Objects in the rear view mirror may appear riskier than they are…

July 31, 2015re Reading Time: 3 minutes

Driving instructors (another dying breed as we go to driverless cars!) tell their pupils that “objects in the rear view... View Article

Five key steps for managing future business risk

July 23, 2015re Reading Time: 4 minutes

The route to business success is strewn with the debris of failed corporate giants who failed to plan for the... View Article

Inexorable futures – for your business

July 16, 2015re Reading Time: 3 minutes

In my last blog I reviewed some of the writing on intelligent automation. They range from the optimistic to the... View Article