About Tim Dew
Founding Partner, (The Big Idea)
There’s nothing small about Tim. Appetite for vintage Armagnac aside, he had The Big Idea and is entirely focused on the bigger picture. Less involved in daily GWOF, dropping in now and again to impart wisdom/put a spanner in the works. Tim has plans to make the world better using GWOF as a force for good - in business and particularly education.
Entries by Tim Dew
Last year, Tim Dew gave the keynote speech at an HR leader’s conference in Scotland. The subject was ‘Putting People at the Heart of Business Transformation’. We all know that the people side is the most difficult part of any business change. This speech will give you some ideas on how to deal with this […]
If you can’t make great decisions in your organisation, there’s not much point in getting out of bed. The quality of your decisions are dependent on the quality of your decision makers and their understanding of the whole of the organisation. Hence, investing properly in training them and hiring your team is essential. There’s no […]
We live in an extraordinary age. Ever since the dawn of mathematics our world has sought to become ever more engineered. In this process, we accept the need to collect more and more data. Data used to be kept in nice little packets. However, security specialists the world over identify that users’ data is now […]
Alex Ferguson (image above); “Who is on the pitch and are they capable of getting the ball in the net?” Napoleon was right, we are a nation of shopkeepers. 96.7% of all UK Businesses (and a similar number in the U.S.) turnover less than one million. So, why can’t perfectly good businesses scale up? I […]
CEO’s are hired or start companies invariably because the shareholder that hires them or the shareholder within them wants to make money. A shareholder’s request of any CEO is a simple one: “Show me the money”. That’s where it ends. A CEO must answer this call.