Posts tagged “Corporate Purpose”

Who Really Cares That This Business Has Now Closed?

  I live in Brighton on the South coast of England. In December last year a new café was opened by a husband and wife team. The UK was just emerging from recession and the last thing that Brighton really needed was another café. I remember dropping by during the opening ...

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Looking through the froth to find the cause at Starbucks

Below is an excerpt from my recent Starbucks article for Leisure Report Journal. Brands with a cause was my recent plea (see: what does my brand stand for? Leisure Report January 2008). Let us ignore the companies bordering on the irrelevant and connect with those that genuinely stand for something. Life ...

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Obama is leading a movement

I was watching last night’s news on the Obama versus Clinton presidential nomination campaign. The reporter said something very insightful after reporting that Obama was racing ahead of Clinton in the polls. He said: ‘Obama is leading a movement, while Clinton is campaigning’. This took me back to a ...

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What does your organisation stand for? Ray Algar asks Kilian Fisher, Chief Executive of ILAM Ireland

>Ray Algar asks Kilian Fisher, Chief Executive of ILAM Ireland six questions that define the essence of his organisation.What does your organisation stand for?Developing and improving standards within facilities management through White Flag Award, operations AND qualifications and training of staff. ILAM represent the voice of the Irish leisure ...

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