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Taking Over A New Team? We Bought A Van

    What does the fact that we bought a van have to do with your taking over a new team?  Surprisingly, there are a lot of similarities.  We bought a new camper van last year.  We wanted to move up to a bigger van which would give us more opportunities and I saw one … Continue reading Taking Over A New Team? We Bought A Van

Do You Make Lists?

Do you have too many tasks to keep them all in your head? Do you make lists? For lots of people, the problem with lists is that is difficult to prioritise them. We tend to start at the top and work our way down, and any new tasks either get added to the bottom or … Continue reading Do You Make Lists?

What do Charles Darwin, Thomas Malthus, Dinosaurs and Kodak have to do with change?

I don’t think anyone would disagree that we are going through a period of rapid and constant change. Indeed as someone said to me recently “the only constant in business today is change”. The phrase, ‘if you always do what you’ve always done’ is often used to reinforce the importance of consistency, but that only … Continue reading What do Charles Darwin, Thomas Malthus, Dinosaurs and Kodak have to do with change?

Using Cardboard to Start a Cultural Change Programme

I was recently involved in the introduction of a long cultural change project with a client in Cornwall. Polymermedics Ltd. is a UK injection moulding company delivering high quality plastic products to the medical, hygiene and pharmaceutical market. They are currently expanding and realise a need to work more effectively as a cross-shift/ Cross-departments team; recognising … Continue reading Using Cardboard to Start a Cultural Change Programme

How To Build A Cathedral

By Martin Crump. Martin is a Director and co-founder of Evolution.  He is a certified NLP Master Trainer with a wealth of experience of working with organisations of all sizes and types across the UK.   We have recently finished a really interesting piece of work with the Diocese of Truro. The Church of England, … Continue reading How To Build A Cathedral

Planning For Business Success and Personal Fulfilment

  By Martin Crump. Martin is a Director and co-founder of Evolution.  He is a certified NLP Master Trainer with a wealth of experience of working with organisations of all sizes and types across the UK.       What makes people set up their own business? Is it a need to be in control … Continue reading Planning For Business Success and Personal Fulfilment

Back Into Recession – How To Survive and Thrive

By Martin Crump. Martin is a Director and co-founder of Evolution.  He is a certified NLP Master Trainer with a wealth of experience of working with organisations of all sizes and types across the UK.   It’s official – if you hadn’t already noticed we are now in a period of recession –  again! As … Continue reading Back Into Recession – How To Survive and Thrive

Navigator Helps Two Organisations Find The Way

By Martin Crump. Martin is a Director and co-founder of Evolution.  He is a certified NLP Master Trainer with a wealth of experience of working with organisations of all sizes and types across the UK.     I ran two Navigator sessions recently for two very different groups. One of the clients was Event Cornwall, … Continue reading Navigator Helps Two Organisations Find The Way