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| | 4 minutes | Manufacturing, Service, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Deliver service with a mind towards customer and employee safety

Having gone through the first global pandemic most of us can remember will change the way we think about a…

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| | 3 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Strategy
The 4 Pillars of Commercial Finance in Projects
Commercial Finance - Structure

Project commercial finance connects customers and contractors with operations, accounts and risk management. With construction and infrastructure margins so low,…

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| | 8 minutes | Finance, Strategy
2020: The year technology finally acts as a true enabler
2020 Business Strategy Predictions

Finance and human capital management (HCM) are the foundations of global business operations, and they are being affected by regular and unpredictable changes to business models,…

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| | 4 minutes | Business Technology, Digital Transformation, Strategy, Transform Your Business
A smart approach to the ECJ time recording edict

In part one of this blog, I explored the recent ECJ ruling re-enforcing the recording of hours worked and breaks…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Technology, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Is a return to clocking the outcome of the recent ECJ ruling?

The old-fashioned chore of clocking in and out is the last thing you think about in a modern digitized business…

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| | 3 minutes | Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Strategy, Transform Your Business
3 tips for attaining project financial control in the construction industry
construction finance controller

Project financial control involves more than summing historic values, it needs the controller to map the consequences of potential events…

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| | 3 minutes | Oil & Gas, Strategy, Transform Your Business
The 6 S’s of success for Oil & Gas CFO’s navigating Globalization 4.0
6's of Success for oil & gas

As we enter an era of hyper connectivity, trillion-dollar corporations and artificial intelligence, industries and companies must adapt to accommodate…

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| | 6 minutes | Service, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Managing The March Towards Zero-Touch Service
Managing the March Towards Zero Touch Service

A few weeks ago, Gartner released its 2019 Magic Quadrant for Field Service Management, and for the fourth consecutive time,…

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| | 4 minutes | Strategy, Transform Your Business
The biggest barrier to mining transformation: software fragmentation
Biggest Barrier to Mining Transformation

Systems fragmentation is the single biggest barrier to business transformation and innovation we see in the mining industry. Most companies…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Strategic resonance is the 3rd of the 3 cornerstones reinforcing business longevity
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Sustainable, balanced and ethical practices are driving new opportunities for corporate strategy to resonate with stakeholder demands as global culture…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Manufacturing, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Strategic positioning is the 2nd of the 3 cornerstones reinforcing business longevity
strategic positioning

The King is dead, long live the King! With change and renewal being the only long-term constant, business positioning and…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Strategic timing is 1 of the 3 cornerstones reinforcing business longevity
strategic timing clock

Future relevance requires a strategy. No-one can predict the future except to say that it will be different from the…

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