Red Adair's famous quote, "If you think hiring a professional is expensive, wait until you hire an amateur," remains more relevant than ever in today's business environment. Basing decisions predominantly on costs can be tempting, but the truth is, as Red so famously put it, it can end up costing you a lot more in
Sustainability & ESG - The Big Topic Businesses of all sizes are increasingly focused on sustainability and environmental responsibility. This is evident in the rise of searches for terms such as "net zero emissions," "ESG investing," and "sustainable supply chain management." However, there are still a number of difficulties that businesses and leaders face in
Are Management Consultancies and Interim Recruitment Companies Really the Best Way to Deliver Project Results?
Businesses often face many challenges in delivering projects. These can include a lack of internal dedicated resource or relevant experience within the organisation, the need for assistance on how best to plan and execute a successful outcome, a failing project that needs to be brought back on track, the need for a "fresh pair of
I was interested in looking into the latest trends being researched by companies in 2023, so I hopped onto Google Trends to find out what they are and see if there were any surprises. As it happens there was and it was actually the biggest one, Remote Working. I have to be honest and say
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Below are two interviews with our Founder & CEO, John McLaughlin, discussing his new book release, 'The Fastest Way To The Top.....And How To Stay There', and what led him to create Transition Management as a sector. The first is a short 7-minute video conducted by the CEO of Naked Leader, David Taylor, where
The long-awaited book from our founder John McLaughlin has been released on Amazon. Available in book print and kindle, it is being hailed as a must-read for professionals and those with aspirations to get to the top of their profession. ______________ What does it take to become the very best in your industry?What do
We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of Clients and COGENT Executives and very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Thank you all for an amazing 2021 and we look forward to working with you in 2022 and beyond. Best wishes The COGENT Team http://youtu.be/ez4Q7fQzS2Q
We are immensely proud to be involved in COP 26. COGENT Executive is leading a fantastic initiative within the Global de-forestation arena focussing on ensuring adherence to commitments. Working alongside the European Space Agency and major retail consortiums, we are delighted to assist in such a worthwhile and challenging programme.
A new era for businesses who are tired of the traditional business consultancy model. Transition Management brings together the three fundamental aims:- Project Management Consultancy - Provided By industry experts who have been there and done it Delivering Outcome