“This is a flagrant violation of privacy,” scream the celebrities. Today in the Philippines a television news anchor (Paolo Bediones) has changed from reading the news to doing a public affairs program because over the space of a week there were two sex videos of him published by a hacker. The journalist covering the story […]
Burger King is buying Tim Hortons. But why? Tim Hortons is a coffee-and-doughnut retail chain from Canada. When the two organisations merge they will have more than 18,000 outlets in 100 countries, making Burger King the world’s third largest fast-food business. The purpose of the proposed merger is to allow Burger King to pay lower […]
Perfection isn’t enough? If you manufacture your products perfectly then you should beat the competition, right? If you give perfect legal advice every time then your your practice will attract all the clients, right? If you get the diagnosis correct every time, you’ll be a more successful doctor with many more patients than everyone else, […]
Forgive yourself for not being the most successful, the cutest or the one with the fastest time.Seth Godin
Forgive yourself for not being the richest, the thinnest, the tallest, the one with the best hair. Forgive yourself for not being the most successful, the cutest or the one with the fastest time. Forgive yourself for not winning every round. Forgive yourself for being afraid. But don’t let yourself off the hook, never forgive […]
Just this August in Fiji I held Ric’s 4-Day Executive Management Learning Program. 18 business owners and senior executives from 7 countries attended. I personally booked 33 room nights including my own suite for 8 nights which was the second most expensive room in the entire hotel at Sheraton Fiji Resort, Denaru. Add to that […]
Respect and diversity workshop left me with PTSD, claims public servant. Noel Towell Reporter for The Canberra Times A former public servant says she suffered post-traumatic stress disorder after attending a workplace respect and diversity workshop four years ago. But Karen Hutchinson, who has been off work and receiving workers’ compensation since 2011, has lost […]
Here is the article produced from a long interview I gave with Sheik Dean of the Fiji Sun at the CPA Congress. Click here to download the PDF.
When Robin Williams was honoured with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes in 2005, he thanked his long time friend Christopher Reeve who had died the year before: “I just want to thank a very, very special person. I dedicate this award to the memory of a friend of mine. Chris Reeve, […]
Arriving in Nadi in preparation of my 4-Day Executive Management Program, which commences on Monday, the view from my door, only 20 feet from the water’s edge is spectacular.
Consumers expect value for money. They tend to measure this through the level of customer service they receive. In tough times when budgets tend to be tighter and need to stretch further consumers want to get as much value as they can from every dollar they spend. Therefore, more discriminating and more demanding than ever.
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Ric Willmot is "The Strategist" assisting organisations to improve performance, profits and productivity. Most businesses are en route to destinations they don't seek because of a strategy they haven't set is taking them there. Ric Willmot is seen as the thought leader for strategic business improvement. His intent is not just to improve your business, but to build firms which create wisdom and wealth.
Ric travels Australia, Asia, USA and United Arab Emirates as the go-to person for CEOs & senior executives of mining, oil, gas and resources companies -- and consults to principals, partners, and professionals practicing in law, accounting, financial services, consulting, recruitment, business coaching and the like.