19. I share humour freely (sometimes when inappropriate) - I love to hear people laughing and see them smiling

This page is to give some further insight into our view of SERVICEBRANDs and how the three areas of customer experience, employee engagement and brand DNA relate to each other. In addition, there are some photographs I have taken to offer a distraction (if needed!) and my own personal 31Practices on a daily basis. It would be great to receive any thoughts and comments.

The impact of values

“You must get involved to have an impact. No one is impressed with the won-lost record of the referee.” Napoleon Hilli “To make a difference”…. How often do you hear this answer when people are asked what they want to achieve in their lives (at work, for their community or at an individual level)? To […]

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Chapter 2017 – personally and at work

As we are entering the final quarter of the calendar year, you might like to take a moment to reflect on the fact that we are all writing Chapter 2017 for our personal lives and for our work/role/job… every day. We hold the pen. And at the end of 31 December 2017, there will be […]

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The Values Economy

We are living in extraordinary times – volatile, uncertain, complex, ambiguous.  The pace of change will never be this slow again. In the service sector, many traditional approaches are no longer relevant and there is a new business agenda emerging. The landscape of Brand Identity, Employee Engagement and Customer Experience is changing… all at the same […]

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Make a date with your Values

Whilst visiting New York to spend time with a client for their annual 31Practices review, I took the opportunity to visit the Brooklyn Tabernacle for a Sunday morning service. Not everybody who attended was religious but the attendance of about 3000 reminded me of the power of bringing together people with a similar mindset and […]

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Enter to Win The 31 Practices book!

In October, to celebrate the two year anniversary since the publication of ‘THE 31 PRACTICES – release the power of your organization’s VALUES every day’, there is a competition to win a copy of the book. All you have to do is to consider this: If your organization was a musical artist or group of […]

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The alchemy of relationships, curiosity and serendipity…

There is a lot written about the way to be successful and achieve – the importance of goal setting and targets, planning, monitoring progress and measuring performance. But is there another less well understood route to achievement and success through constantly striving to excel, investing in relationships, being curious and encouraging this in others?…because when […]

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