In today’s world, many businesses are looking for ways to make a positive impact on society. One such way, and one that I consider personally to be very relevant, is to become a certified B-Corp organization. B-Corporations are for-profit companies that also have a social and environmental mission, and they are held accountable for this mission by a third-party organization.[Read more…] about Incorporating sustainability, business-wide
The importance of structured processes
The importance of structured processes cannot be overstated in today’s fast-paced business world. In order to drive success, it’s crucial to have a well-defined roadmap to guide your team towards your goals. It requires you a a leader to harness that power.
But….[Read more…] about The importance of structured processes
No One Can Do It Alone In Business
‘No one can do it alone’
This is the key phrase for me when describing the current and future state of business. We are connected. We are clients. We are suppliers. We are individuals. We are organizations. And we are all of it and more at the same time. This means relations and connections are vital for our personal and business success.[Read more…] about No One Can Do It Alone In Business
The Risks of Outsourcing
Outsourcing is an excellent way for organizations to optimize their operations, reduce costs, and focus on their core competencies. However, it can also come with a range of risks that organizations need to be aware of. Let’s talk about risk.[Read more…] about The Risks of Outsourcing
Leading from the Front: The Virtues of Business in the Lead, Not Staff Departments
A few days ago Peter Streefkerk asked me something about the state of mind in purchasing professionals. It got me thinking.
First I had to think about the classical dilemma where staff departments assume authority over the business. I still see that happening a lot. So here it goes.
In today’s competitive market, businesses must adapt to remain successful. One key aspect of this lies in recognizing the importance of placing business at the forefront, rather than focusing solely on staff departments. Here’s why:[Read more…] about Leading from the Front: The Virtues of Business in the Lead, Not Staff Departments
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