Complexity

Does Innovation Mean Complexity? True Genius Brings Simplicity

Brendan Flattery | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

We've all faced 'feature creep' - the often overwhelming new choices and functions of our shiny new technology that can baffle, confound and occasionally distress us. But not all technology or innovations needs to perplex us. Sometimes we smack our foreheads and say "wow, I never even knew I needed this, but it will change my life."

Role Model Rebels: The Women Rewriting the Rules of Leadership

Neela Bettridge | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK
Neela Bettridge

Sometimes it can feel as if women take two step forwards and one step on the path to leadership. But there's a groundshift taking place. I see it in the groups I work with, in the young women I coach. They want to change things...

Breaking Bad Assumptions About Learning and Development

Nigel Rayment | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK
Nigel Rayment

During 2013 our office became collectively addicted to Breaking Bad. For those not hooked the drama, streamed by Netflix, revolves around a terminally...

What's the Anti-Matter With Complexity?

Brendan Flattery | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

Brands beware - there is pent-up consumer demand for simplicity and transparency. To many it's a scary idea. A company that knows us so intimately it can give us what we want, almost before we know it ourselves.

Do We Still Believe in Decent Housing?

Julian Dobson | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Politics
Julian Dobson

Many of the survivors of the 1960s still think the battle against poor housing is worth fighting. Will a new generation have the passion and persistence to join them?

Grown Ups Should Step Up

Indra Adnan | Posted 14.10.2011 | UK Politics
Indra Adnan

It's been a highly charged month for parents. In the midst of that annual break from routine - the Summer holidays - when kids are off school and look...