Latest Blog Posts

This page contains the latest blog articles written by me, Derek Cheshire. To view the archive page where you can find all of my posts indexed by date, please visit this page.

I Didn’t See That Coming – Do You Predict The Future?

Somehow, CEOs and small business owners seem to think that after a great disaster has befallen them, saying 'I didn't ...
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Opening doors

Why You Should Love Opening Doors

Have I gone mad? Last month it was paradoxes and now we have opening doors! Is it a real door ...
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/ / Blog, curiosity, innovation, opening doors

What Is Creativity?

When you think about Creativity, what springs into your head? Does my question encourage you to think of names of ...
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innovation constipation

Innovation Constipation – Are You Sufferng?

Innovation Constipation? It sounds painful, is it? The answer to this question really does depend on your definition of pain ...
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/ / Blog, innovation, knowledge, metaphor, risk

No More Change Programs – Meet The Super Chameleon

No more change programs? Really? You are thinking that I must be out of my mind. Of course, a business ...
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How To Become More Unreasonable

No, this is not a manual to enable you to annoy your colleagues and friends. If you have not read ...
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/ / Blog, Podcasts, springboard, thinking, unreason
innovation centre of excellence

Creating An Innovation Centre of Excellence

So you want to create an Innovation Centre of Excellence? Let us first check that we are speaking about the ...
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smart goals or massive goals

SMART goals are rubbish but massive goals are better

You may hear a lot of talk about SMART goals and then see lots of discussions (and possibly argument) afterward ...
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Innovation tips

Three Ways To Ensure Your Innovation Efforts Fail

As you might have guessed, I do not really want to see your Innovation efforts fail! I am not saying ...
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/ / Blog, ideas, innovation, tips
innovation on the radio

Late Morning Show, June 3rd 2019 – guest Louisa Ashforth

My weekly Late Morning Show on Radio Ramadhan broadcast on June 3rd, 2019.  My guest is the founder of LA ...
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innovation on the radio

Late Morning Show, May 27th 2019 – guest Sue Curr

My weekly Late Morning Show on Radio Ramadhan broadcast on May 27th, 2019.  My guest is Mindset Strategist Sue Curr ...
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innovation on the radio

Late Morning Show, May 20th 2019 – guest Steve Judge

My weekly Late Morning Show on Radio Ramadhan broadcast on May 20th, 2019.  My guest is Steve Judge, two times ...
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