Patrick Thean, author of Rhythm: How to Achieve Breakthrough Execution and Accelerate Growth, spoke to Future Thinkers this year to share the three rhythms that will accelerate business growth.
Thean started software company Metasys, growing it to $25 million in revenue then selling it in its seventh year. He now runs Rhythm Systems to help people execute strategy more effectively, using lessons he learned as an entrepreneur.
Two in five people – 44 percent – identify work as a source of stress, according to the Australian Psychological Society Stress and Wellbeing in Australia Survey 2014. Workplace stress costs the Australian economy $14.1 billion per year, according to Medibank Private. The cost to businesses is $10.1 billion.
To create a great workplace culture, you need exceptional talent. But it can be easy to misjudge a great recruit if you don’t know what to look for.
April marked three dynamic years for Beacham Group, a startup championing big-business thinking.
The West Australian executive recruitment and HR consulting firm launched in 2012. Early in his career, managing director and principal executive recruiter Glenn Beauchamp acquired a taste for starting his own business.
When you are captain of a US attack submarine, one bad command can mean life or death. This realisation led David Marquet, former navy captain, business consultant and author of Turn the Ship Around, to change the way he worked. He spoke to TGF Future Thinkers’ about busting conventional thinking about leadership.