May 2016 Hamilton Rich anniversary

Thank You to our Clients and Friends


Having just completed our first year we thank our clients and friends for their tremendous support.
We thank those who have reconnected and sought out our services, we thank those who have referred work to us and we thank all those new clients whose faith and trust we treasure.

As we like and trust you it is no surprise that the last year has shown that referrals have provided many wonderful clients.

Our client assignments have included: Read more

Man with a Hammer Syndrome


Abraham Maslow famously said in 1966,

“I suppose it is tempting, if the only tool you have is a hammer, to treat everything as if it were a nail.”

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Loneliness of the long distance CEO

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It’s not only the long distance runner who faces loneliness and isolation.

Alan Sillitoe could have been writing about the loneliness of the modern day CEO or business owner when he penned his classic novel The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner.

As our friend Ian Garrow, CEO of Amcla remarked when reflecting on how and why he had used Hamilton Rich.

“The role of CEO is a very solitary position. Often quoted as the toughest and loneliest job in business. Everyone in the organisation is quick to come to the CEO for advice, decisions and strategy but where can the CEO seek unbiased, informed, professional advice?”

Is Ian unusual in finding the CEO role a lonely one? Not according to the Harvard Business Review (HBR) and many others. Read more