Our latest mission: A visit from Jon Smart
Last week, we were honoured to host Jon Smart, award-winning author of Better Value Sooner Safer Happier and Founder of Sooner Safer Happier, for an Executive Breakfast Round Table session. This event brought together leaders from some of New Zealand's biggest public and private sectors for a symposium of sharing and learning.
25 Aug, 2023
Embracing Your True Mission: Empowering National Productivity, Scale, and Security
Organisations providing vital services must think beyond their immediate customer context and include the prosperity of our nation.
29 Jun, 2023
Unpacking the Checkout: How Supermarkets and Open Source Software Share a Business Model
Industries grapple with the decision to opt for in-house proprietary solutions or leverage the power of the community. Ultimately, many chose the route that enabled them to externalise effort and, at the same time, create greater customer satisfaction.
25 May, 2023
Five Years Ago Was the Best Time to Have an AI Strategy. The Next Best Time is Now.
In the absence of a blinding stroke of innovative thinking that caused you to wake up in a cold sweat yelling, "Eureka! I know what the next ChatGPT app should do!", I recommend some reflection, imagination, and formulation of an adoption strategy. And more so if your strategy was a ChatGPT app.
8 May, 2023
The Power of Software Factory & Value Stream Integration
Optimizing Software Development: Unleashing the Power of Software Factory and Value Stream Integration
17 Mar, 2023
5 Principles for Efficiency and Quality
Building a Successful Software Factory: Five Fundamental Principles for Efficiency and Quality
7 Mar, 2023
The Power of Value Streams
Overcoming Enterprise Disconnect: The Power of Value Streams
21 Feb, 2023
What is Value Engineering?
A video discussion on what is value engineering.
14 Oct, 2022
How do we keep up in a world where latency is now an outage
Using observability to peek through the customer experience veil.
3 May, 2022
Are you blessed with the right talent?
Finding good technology talent is the challenge—but it is not the answer
29 Jul, 2021
Climate is what you get. Culture is what you create.
If “culture eats strategy for breakfast” then it is essential to understand where culture comes from
14 Jul, 2021
Staying on mission, with the elephant in the room
Coronavirus is the elephant in the room when discussing business—operationally and strategically.
14 Jul, 2020