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leadership

What is leadership? Who are the business leaders in 2019? How are leaders performing in today’s VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous) world? Technological disruption is looming, political intervention threatens global business flows, millennials are an unknown entity, climate change is upon us and, in South Africa, business confidence is at an all-time low! The […]

7 Stage Advisors celebrate worldwide recognition

Carl Gould 7 Stage award

As the official 7 Stage Business Advisors in South Africa, OpenCircle are proud to join Carl in celebrating his recent success in the American Business Awards. CEO CARL GOULD NAMED ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR WINNER OF THE BRONZE STEVIE® AWARD AT THE 17th ANNUAL AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDS® CEO, Business Growth Strategist and Thought Leader on […]

Considerable Commonsense No. 9

Simplify your thinking

It seems that one of the critical aspects of making decisions is that we make them. If we avoid letting others make them for us or allow circumstances to overtake us, then we have to face up to the need to make decisions. We need to recognise the tendencies of avoidance and “paralysis by analysis”. […]

Considerable Common Sense No. 8

making decisions

Deciding decisively – Part Two Recently, I have enjoyed some fascinating discussions about how we make decisions and possible reasons for why we do not.  I have observed that making decisions involves quite a lot of anxiety. Questions arise in our minds, such as: • What if I am embarrassing myself?• What if people ask […]

Business strategy

business strategy

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Understanding Legal Costs

Louis Pasteur

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Considerable Common Sense No. 7

indecision

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What architects do – Part 3

construction site

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What Architects Do – Part 2

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How an architect can save you time, money and stress

Architect's sketch

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