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It’s time for Shop.org to rebrand

Don’t be fooled by deceptive distinctions between different forms of commerce.

Is being 80 per cent ‘fit for business’ enough in today’s competitive world?

There are very few retail businesses that can afford to lose 20 per cent off the topline and survive.

Retail: Character, charisma and candour

Retail is about simplicity, yet complicated by feeble leadership and handicapped by inconsequential management tiers.

Is benevolent retail achievable?

Before long, customers will be buying with the most powerful of triggers – their conscience.

It’s hard to find a humble CEO. Here’s why

Despite humility being good for business, it’s extremely difficult for CEOs to be genuinely humble.

How to be a better leader – according to science

A look at how leadership behaviours and attitudes are diffused throughout the whole organisation.

How not to delegate

If you want to get promotion don’t empower your staff.

What would you do today if you knew what would happen in 17 years’ time?

Executives don’t really want to know what the future will be like.

Another fatal blow for bricks and mortar?

Suppliers are falling over themselves to get a product accepted by online retailers.

How to breed innovation

Why is innovation typically lumped under the banner as product development or format refinement?