Near Misses

Change Management – always use a pencil when ticking those boxes!

Great ideas can easily be ruined by poor execution and/or premature celebration of success. There is a growing tendency in today's fast paced culture to implement a change, tick a box and then move on - expecting it to be embedded within an organisation purely on its own merits. In my experience, people not involved [...]

Two to four inch heels and the Equality Act

A recent story attracted lots of headlines and negative publicity for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) when a temporary receptionist was sent to the firm’s London offices for a temporary assignment and was told that she had got to wear shoes with a two to four inch heel. If she did not follow the guidelines she [...]