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    Resolutions: how full is that cup?

      Resolution is an interesting word.  Resolve means determination, but it also means solving or reconciling. Within all of us there are competing
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Jan 9, 2019

    Put your feelings on the line

    When businesses grow, so must their people.  Growth is related to the emotional intensity of our experiences, however.  This is why, after decades
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Jan 5, 2019

    Strategy Café leadership insights with Rebecca Hilsenrath

    Strategy Café leadership insights with Rebecca Hilsenrath CEO at the Equality and Human Rights Commission I really enjoyed interviewing Rebecca for
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Dec 13, 2018

    Mind coding

    Simple steps to neuromal health (published on Towards Data Science here) In Re-coding your own neurome and Take Care of your Neurome, I discussed the
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nov 23, 2018

    Why do Strategies Fail?

    Even though our clients are successful, don't believe for a minute this means everything always works.  Success comes from the heap of expensive
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nov 13, 2018

    What did we learn about High-Performing Teams?

    This was my first London Leaders' Forum ever, and it was great.  We all really enjoyed London Leaders’ Forum held this week and I want to share some

    Keeping faith - Brexit and Leadership

    Creating and keeping faith in your strategic plans is fundamental; just ask Theresa May. Delivering change on the scale of Brexit, in the face of
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Oct 10, 2018

    When does facilitation work?

    Meetings (big sigh) are one of the top complaints amongst leaders and senior managers.  You may have thoughts during the meeting such as: "this issue

    Team: are you more than the sum of your parts?

    Your team is fantastic, they turn up to work on time, they deliver an excellent service to your customers, have a good team morale and that shows in

    Successful communication of strategic change needs more than just one neurone (or letting the cat out of the bag)

    I get really bored of dumb binaries in strategic change conversations — leadership v management, top down v bottom up, theory x v theory y,
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew
    Nicholas Mayhew

    Founder and managing director of Alembic Strategy Ltd, a growth consultancy focussed on strategy, leadership, M&A, coaching and change.

    Nicholas Mayhew
    Jun 9, 2018

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