Business Model v Business Plan… What’s the difference?

June 9, 2021

A business plan is a document presenting the business strategy and expected financial performance for the years to come. The business model is usually part of the business plan as it is the mechanism through which the business generates profit. The Business Plan The business plan covers the value proposition, target market, competitive advantage,… Read More

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Experience v Mastery

June 2, 2021

Someone’s CV or business profile may say, for example, that they have “20 years experience”.  After 20 years you would expect them to have gained mastery, or at a minimum competency, in that field.  But perhaps they have repeated one year of experience 20 times? The four stages of competency… Read More

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Taking A Different Perspective

May 26, 2021

Last weekend I walked a familiar loop track. I usually head upriver, across the foot bridge, then down river, climb the hill, cross another bridge, then home. Last weekend, on a whim, I reversed the loop. Interesting experience – seeing the familiar route from a different direction and perspective. I… Read More

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Yin and Yang Thinking

May 19, 2021

  Yin means “shady side”, while Yang means “sunny side”. My husband and I sometimes Yin and Yang – I’m usually the Yang, seeing the opportunity, the upside, the benefits, why and how it could work.  Hubby considers the Yin – the downside, what can go wrong, the risks to… Read More

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Quadrant 2 – the important but not urgent

May 5, 2021

One of the most impactful books I have ever read was “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”, originally published by Stephen Covey on 15 August 1989. In 2017 when my accountancy business restructured I wanted a brand that was meaningful and that reflected my personal philosophy.  The name “Q2”… Read More

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