Winning and losing

Is “winning” always a good thing? Here we discuss the benefits of failure. We’ve been having a discussion about ‘winning” and “not winning”. What does it look like in your business, school or community?   How do you respond when things don’t quite work out. Sometimes it is not about competition – for some public … Continued

Red Potato company compost heap – February update

 I know many people are not interested in the company compost heap and wonder why we at Red Potato go on about compost.  So I hope some of the text below goes some way to explain why we think compost is important There is something quite magical about how our food scraps, grass cuttings, and leaves … Continued

Too much data can lead to the wrong decision

The public sector deals in information, yet the value of that information is sometimes lost amongst all the other things going on.   Often we are asking elected members or senior management to make an informed judgement on policy based on too much data.   Yes you read it right, “too much data” masking the key points … Continued