Steve leads our strategy team, and bring to &us a huge amount of experience working with businesses from X-Box, Microsoft and Mercedes-Benz to the UN and small tech startups.
5 Top Tips from the frontline of Transformation
Our insights and advice for organisations for the big changes they need to make to become fit for the future and set themselves up for constant change in the face of increasing volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity.
Temi Koleowo, Senior Innovation Coach
A natural solution provider, Temi is part of our transformation team, and is passionate about unlocking people’s potential. She’s supportive to clients, leading them through the challenge of innovation and new ways of working as well as leaning in to colleagues and internal projects.
Harnessing purpose for growth
The purpose of purpose is by now well established: It helps organisations attract and retain top talent, improve decision-making, and build trust with stakeholders, ultimately leading to increased success and a lasting positive impact. So how do you develop and harness your purpose for growth? We were in conversation with Patrick Mill and Vicki Baker, CEO and CPO respectively at …
Good Questions: Learning from endings
Retrospectives. An important tool for examining where you’ve been and what you’ve done. Ideally, they should provide a perfect opportunity to learn too–not just from what didn’t go so well, but also what did. Far too often, we only spend time examining the failures, not the successes. The reality is, whether things went well or not, a retrospective is an …
Why pivoting makes your organisation future fit
To pivot is to take a new direction, or make a shift. We heard the term pivoting used a lot during the pandemic as a magic bullet, fix-all solution to sudden change – but what actually is pivoting? Put simply, a pivot is an intentional shift in what a business does or how it operates to better achieve its objectives. …
Silver linings: What we can learn from businesses that failed
Talk to serial entrepreneurs and they’ll almost all tell you for all their successes they’ve also had plenty of failures. They’ll probably also tell you that they learned way more from the businesses that have failed than the ones that succeeded…
Why is that? And why are the learnings so valuable?
Making progress on Purpose
Frustration for change is something we see quite often in our clients. They see where they want to go, but how to get there, or how to make it happen is tantalisingly beyond their grasp. The power of what we do is in solving that frustration.
Welcome to Rocket Fuel
You’re here because you’re the kind of person who always asks “why?”
In this case, why the hell is this blog called Rocket Fuel?
Delivering culture shift and commercial success together
Earlier this year one of our retail clients came to us, frustrated. Despite having successfully weathered the pandemic storm, they weren’t making the progress they wanted when it came to building lasting loyalty…