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Diversity

We recognise there are diverse ways of looking at the world, solving problems and working together.  It can provide organisations with a competitive advantage that is not easily imitated.  However it is much more than bringing together a diverse mix of people.  Diversity aims to recognise, respect and value people’s

Developing high value innovation in health

With New Zealand and many other developed countries concerned about healthcare costs escalating beyond what is sustainable but still expected by their populations to provide high quality health care, there is a tension that needs to be resolved. Innovation in health care, both in developing new technologies as well as new
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Engaging with extremists

Central to my tool kit of business skills has been my ability to engage with all stakeholder groups.  I was fortunate to have learned the foundations of my tradecraft in the diplomatic service for New Zealand where obtaining information to leverage opportunities for the country was at the forefront of any good diplomat.  My four years
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