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So far IQX has created 23 blog entries.
26 04, 2016

Why SAP Appropriation Requests Are Not Enough

2018-09-01T20:56:06+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , |

Capital Expenditure (CAPEX) Management is one of the most critical processes for all organisations. Wise investment decisions accelerate the creation of wealth. Poor decisions can result in someone getting fired. The CAPEX process is the longest running business process commencing many months prior to a financial year in the [...]

4 01, 2016

Five Process Tweaks to Help You Out-Perform

2017-12-19T13:10:28+00:00 January 4th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , |

Let’s face it – we’re all responsible for business processes that could be considerably improved. If you’re looking to try something new, in my experience, the following five changes in perspective and approach help organisations establish processes that are more agile, better governed, and deliver quicker results. From System-Centric [...]

9 11, 2015

Hiring the RIGHT People

2017-12-19T14:13:20+00:00 November 9th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , |

One of my favourite questions to ask interviewees for a role is: “Tell me about something you have done in your career that you are really proud of, and why?” I have pretty much asked this in every one of the (hundreds) of interviews I have conducted over the [...]

30 10, 2015

Are you getting Bang for your Buck?

2017-12-19T14:36:15+00:00 October 30th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Nothing hits the spot like a midnight Macca’s Cheeseburger on the way home after a big night. Anywhere in the world, there’s no mystery, no surprise, just a munchies satisfying sugar and cholesterol spike, to soak-up your last jangling coins and over-indulgence. A great example of a simple promise, [...]

19 10, 2015

Why I hate robots when they’re red

2017-12-19T14:43:22+00:00 October 19th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yep, that’s what we call Traffic Lights in South Africa. Robots. Automatons that operate reliably, consistently and tirelessly. Timing their change to my arrival; leaving me fuming as I sit and wait for the pre-programmed sequence to determine how late I’m invariably going to be. Imagine a world free [...]

28 09, 2015

My Battery is Running Flat! Humanity is in Peril.

2018-09-01T21:02:28+00:00 September 28th, 2015|Tags: , , |

I’ve lost connection. I’ve only got 3G. I’ve run out of space.  Yes, it’s no longer a phone, a device or even my iPhone. It’s me. I’m sitting in the Knoll Ridge Café, on Mount Ruapehu, the highest coffee shop in New Zealand. It is a Bluebird day – [...]