Clarity or confusion?

When Steve Jobs returned to Apple in 1997, his first priority was to SIMPLIFY. The legend goes that he cut 150 existing and ‘under development’ products and focused on just four. He figured that doing a small number of things exceedingly well beat the heck out of creating a humdrum yet wide product range. In…

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Accounting karaoke

I am about to head home from Auckland following an Accountability Meeting with six of our member firms today. Last night, a few of us went for a nightcap at a little Irish pub in Newmarket called The Claddagh (http://www.thecladdagh.co.nz/). My excuse was the three hour time difference – needed a cheeky whiskey to put…

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