Stu Mullinger

2020: analysing my year

Better Business Analysis has now been up and running as a limited company for half a year! I have an accountant, a logo, and a website. 2020 has been a rollercoaster, particularly in the uncertainty that a global pandemic and an economic downturn bring. There have of course been numerous highs and lows along the… Read More »2020: analysing my year

60 strategies for boosting profits

Today I’ve published my new guide listing 60 different strategies businesses can employ to increase their profits. Check it out on the Resources page here. The list is intended to act as an inspirational starting point, helping business leaders and change practitioners to think about their business and which areas might have potential for increasing… Read More »60 strategies for boosting profits

Identifying waste in professional services processes

Lean methodology grew from the world of manufacturing, where processes are nicely repeatable, with few branching paths and where it’s generally obvious if things have gone according to plan. Machinery often handles the complex or fiddly bits. Professional services industries such as law may seem like they have little in common with that world. In… Read More »Identifying waste in professional services processes

5 key reasons to use a business analyst consultant

In this post, I’ll examine some of the main advantages of using a business analyst consultant, and how this can help your organisation tackle change initiatives more effectively and efficiently. For the last couple of decades, business analysts have typically provided their services through one of two models: as a salaried employee, or as a… Read More »5 key reasons to use a business analyst consultant