Lots of interesting themes from Maister:

Two items that echo Hutton’s thinking on how (non-)rational we are:

  • Strategy and the Fat Smoker. Can we ever commit to a life-changing change programme? It takes a lot of (public) effort, as Weight Watchers recognises.
  • Strategy means saying No. We have to have a core strategy that differentiates, and resist the move to other non-core activities.

And two others with lessons from life: