Category Archives: Strategy

Evidence-based practice

I recently attended the South West CILIP AGM, where David Stewart, current president, talked (amongst other things) about the importance of evidence-based practice amongst library and information professionals. Couldn’t agree more – x2 for Knowledge professionals. KM can be an … Continue reading

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A blue ocean shift in a law firm

I’ve written before about Blue Ocean strategies. This morning I read this very interesting post about a law firm in Central Asia who decided to make a blue ocean shift and refocused their business. It must have been a daunting … Continue reading

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Taken for granted

I’m a fan of “Blue Ocean Strategy” by Kim and Mauborgne. You can read my previous post here. Recently there has been a lot of talk in legal circles about disruptors and most of the chat is around what is … Continue reading

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2018 KM training

Just organised next year’s open training calendar for London events: January 31st KM: The Works (day-long foundation course) February 28th KM: The Scores (afternoon workshop on measurement) April 26th KM: The Strategy (workshop + coaching afterwards) May 17th KM: The … Continue reading

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Blue Oceans: the basics

I’m reading Blue Ocean Shift at the moment – the practical guide to the more theoretical Blue Ocean Strategy. I teach strategy as part of my KM foundation course and separately in afternoon workshops and I’ve found that the red … Continue reading

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The 3 minute KM plan

I still follow The Thesis Whisperer blog from my days doing my MBA and recently they hosted a guest blog from Mary Woessner who described her involvement in the “three minute thesis” competition (3MT). In the 3MT competition, PhD candidates … Continue reading

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KM Strategy

Before the Easter break, we had our Birmingham Knowledge Network session on KM Strategy with Duncan Ogilvy of 3Kites. Duncan is a well known and popular speaker at KN-UK, having done various fantastic sessions for us in the past in … Continue reading

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