Author Archives: Ian Mullane

About Ian Mullane

Founder and CEO of Locowise and Vanda Group. Passionate about building businesses, developing talent and parenting.

Evolve or die!

“Companies are living organisms, if they do not evolve, they die”. I can vividly remember my father telling me this during one of our frequent chats on business in my early twenties. It is an established fact and yet from … Continue reading

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Dealing with adversity

Over the course of my career and especially in the last twelve months, I have found myself burdened with a number of adverse challenges to the businesses that were not planned for. It is neither interesting or relevant to go … Continue reading

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Effective drinking from the information fire hydrant

I read incessantly, I have 68 books on my Kindle in a folder called “wait list” and have 49 that I have read in the last 14 months in the archive folder. I have the same appetite for day to … Continue reading

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Lessons learnt from the North Pole

I had written another post that I intended to post today but when I was looking through my diary, I realised it is a year since I arrived back in Singapore from the Arctic. That journey provided me with the … Continue reading

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Letting them go….

When you gave birth to them and they have been part of your life for so very long, it is always a difficult decision to set them free. In some cases, they make the decision for you through delinquency and … Continue reading

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Here we go…….

Why the blog? There is no simple answer to that question. I can think of many motivations, some selfish, some not. I have thought about writing this blog for some time because I enjoy writing. I don’t claim to have … Continue reading

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