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.

Soft Infrastructure Post Coronavirus

What is soft infrastructure? We all understand the term ‘infrastructure’. It is a collective term for roads, railways, airports, ports, ...
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When The Threat Is Here, It Is Too Late To Change!

Here I shall use the spreading of deadly bacteria as a metaphor for change. Consider a body of water that ...
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Innovation + Reinvention = ReThinking

Let’s face it, the biggest problem that we have in the exciting world of creativeinnovationreinventiveness is the English language. Yes, ...
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Be More Effective By Thinking Like A Film Director

Have you ever sat down at a computer screen or maybe a piece of A4 paper with a determination that ...
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is it time to get out of your business

Is It Time To Get Out Of Your Current Business?

We know that a number of businesses will not make it but a number will be asking themselves the following ...
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Flexible business

How Innovative And Flexible Is Your Business?

To be innovative we must be flexible and embrace change. Innovation is a special type of change program. It has ...
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weirdos and mavericks in whitehall

Weirdos And Mavericks In Whitehall?

Much has been made in the press of Dominic Cummings and his desire to appoint 'weirdos' to all parts of ...
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Are You Solving The Right Problem?

Out of all the people in the world, the people we tend to trust the most are probably doctors. We ...
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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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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 Suffering?

Innovation Constipation? It sounds painful, is it? The answer to this question really does depend on your definition of pain ...
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