Work Smarter Not Harder – But How?

Work Smarter Not Harder – But How?

As an Intrapreneur, it’s easy to get stuck between the dual roles of corporate visionary and day to day manager. You know to “work smarter not harder” and to “work on the business, not in the business”. But how? The business needs you down there at the coal face right...
Entrepreneur vs Intrapreneur- is this just a spelling mistake?

Entrepreneur vs Intrapreneur- is this just a spelling mistake?

To the casual observer, the entrepreneur vs intrapreneur debate is an academic one. They are a pair of terms interchangeable at will with insufficient differentiation to be worth considering further. You say “pot-ay-to”, I say “po-tar-to” and...
Knowledge is not power, and here’s why

Knowledge is not power, and here’s why

Knowledge is not power. Sir Francis Bacon, philosopher, politician and Lord Chancellor of England, suggested otherwise in 1597. Far be it for me to argue with such a revered historical figure, but if that was the case, why aren’t taxi drivers running the...
The Intrapreneur – 30 Ways To Spot One

The Intrapreneur – 30 Ways To Spot One

Intrapreneur or Entrepreneur?  Most small business owners or business start-up professionals will describe themselves as ‘entrepreneurs’. The shape and size of an entrepreneur varies greatly, but here’s a sweeping stereotypical summary: Entrepreneurs...