Some blogs just don’t fit in a neat box….

How QLD Premier Newman Put Gloves on His Feet and Shoes on His Hands

We learn brand leadership lessons from failures as much as success.  

In Australia, a recent Queensland State Premier, Campbell Newman, lead the LNP ruling party to a massive loss of 40 parliamentary seats.  

This massive swing against the ruling party happened in less than 3 years of politics.  

No matter your view on the various political parties and allegiances, the question has to be asked, “What happened?”  

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Purpose & Clarity – Why they Matter

In his article on HBR Greg McKeown unpacks why leading yourself and your organisation from a clear sense of purpose drives the right results. 

Sometimes it’s not where we are going that matter so much, but rather what we choose not to do which can have the greatest impact. 

In his article, “The Disciplined Pursuit of Less” McKeon presents the path to success which often leads to downfall:

Phase 1: When we really have clarity of purpose, it leads to success……

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Location Based Music – You Need To Know About This

This really is music that can only be listened to ‘on location.’

Watch this short presentation from Ryan Holladay about creating a soundtrack to a location which is played based on how you move around that place. 

This is a great piece of creativity harmonising technology, art, urbanisation, design, commerce and beauty. 

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Merry Christmas

From all of us here at Blirt we wish you a wonderful Christmas. To all our clients, thank you for allowing us to work with you this year.  It is always a privilege to work on someone else's business.  And, we're pleased to say we've had a lot of fun,...

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Three Costs Every Organistion Needs To Watch

Most organisations only focus on one type of cost.  If you ignore the other two, you do so at your peril.

It was the final lecture of our Strategic Marketing class and our professor looked at myself and the other final year commerce students, paused took a deep breath and with great emphasis said there is really only one thing we needed to remember for success in our business careers….  

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Where Does Clarity Come From?

The place to find clarity is in the confusion and mayhem. Clarity doesn't come in a neat box with a ribbon. It comes out of the frustrations, exasperations, arguments, disappointments and confusion of a problem. If you want clarity rip open the problems and expose...

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