What we think

Practical business change articles.

Share our business change and strategy delivery insights.

We regularly post new articles and practical how-to guides.


Our articles draw on our real-life experience of helping our clients deliver on their strategies.  We publish new articles every month, and each one shares new insights and guidance to deliver meaningful change.

For additional content and news of our events and offers, subscribe to our newsletter.

Practical business change articles

Two people talking and smiling at work to illustrate Fairisle article How to delegate

How to delegate

Keep it simple.

Photo by Cherrydeck on Unsplash (cropped)

A person at a whiteboard for the Fairisle article A target or a limit

A target or a limit?

Are constraints always negative?

Vintage car with open bonnet in Havana, Cuba for Fairisle article The Low Point.

The low point

And how to move past it

Photo by Remy Gieling on Unsplash (cropped)

A person looking tired after a long day at work for the Fairisle article Just One More Thing

And another thing

What is the AAT error?

Photo by Getty Images on Unsplash (cropped)

A person cliff jumping into the sea for Fairisle article 123 Jump

1-2-3 Jump?

You don’t have to make a giant leap.

Photo by Coasteering on Unsplash (cropped)

Murmurating birds Photo by Rhys Kentish on Unsplash - cropped

Simple complexity

Get your head round complexity

Photo by Rhys Kentish on Unsplash (edited)

A person standing in fog for the Fairisle article Should I stay or should I go

Should I stay or should I go?

Don’t hold out for the ‘perfect’ decision

Photo by Sayan Ghosh on Unsplash

A person walking purposefully for the Fairisle article Take Your Time

Take your time

Junk your to-do list.

Photo by Candice Picard on Unsplash (cropped)

Follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook  to stay up to date with our practical business change articles.

A pensive person for Fairisle article Stay rational

Stay rational

Keep your head when the going gets tough

A person working late. Image credit Daniel Chekalov on Unsplash

The Endurance Trap

What it is and how to avoid it

Image of building work illustrating the Fairisle article Building for success

Iterative and incremental business change

Organisations aren’t like buildings

Worried person in a darkened room for Fairisle article Fake Logic - Don't mistake it for the real thing

Fake Logic

Don’t mistake it for the real thing

Image of two similar but differently coloured hats illustrating the Fairisle article How to disagree brilliantly

How to disagree brilliantly

Don’t avoid disagreements – learn how to disagree brilliantly.

Image of a staircase leading upwards illustrating the Fairisle article Vision and expectations

Vision and expectations

Are expectations just planned disappointments?

Image of vintage wristwatch for article on do more plan less

Do more – plan less

Do you feel that time is working against you?

Children riding on a carousel for Fairisle article do steering groups work

Do steering groups work?

They might not steer anything at all

Share This