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Leading Creativity without Chaos

Fri Oct 10 2015 Michael McQueen

Speaking at a recent Global Access Partners event focussing on the workplace of the future, I had the pleasure of sharing the stage with co-founder of Atlassian Software, Mike Cannon-Brookes.

10 Tips for Staying Relevant at Work

Mon Sep 9 2015 Michael McQueen

Winning the battle for personal relevance.

As new technologies continue to change the pace and nature of the workplace, individuals face the ever-growing challenge of remaining ahead of the curve.

Added to this, the constant influx of agile and hungry talent means that existing team members must continuously look to demonstrate their value proposition to employers. Longevity, credibility and experience are no longer enough. To become a stand out performer in the workplace, individuals must remain in-touch and indispensable.

5 truths school leavers need to be told

Thu Nov 11 2013 Michael McQueen

With the next crop of school leavers about to flood into the 'real world', here are 5 truths they must be told (and may not have learned at school)

Why I deleted Facebook

Thu Nov 11 2013 Michael McQueen

I recently took the bold step of deleting Facebook... and the experience was incredibly revealing.

Have you forgotten how to remember?

Mon Sep 9 2013 Michael McQueen

Memory is often described as being like a muscle - the more you exercise it, the stronger it becomes. In an age where information is just a click away, are we losing the capacity for remembering information and data... and does it even matter? 

In an age where daily life is lived at breakneck speed, are we losing the ability to enjoy downtime to our own detriment? 

In this post, Michael McQueen explores the 5 common sentences that indicate that an organization is in danger of decline. How many of them do you hear on a daily basis?

With bricks and mortar retailers facing enormous digital disruption, Michael McQueen explores 3 strategies for staying relevant to tomrorow's retail consumer.