Hello and welcome to my first blog on Business Lessons from The Walking Dead. If it's not something you've watched before, The Walking Dead is a horror drama TV series, based on comics by Robert Kirkman, and is well worth your time watching, especially now Breaking Bad is finished. This blog is my follow-up series to my previous blogs on Business Lessons from Game of Thrones.
The Walking Dead is set in a world where an unknown plague has gripped the planet, turning most people into zombies, with only a few people left alive. Surviving is a constant threat for those left alive in an ever changing environment.
In many ways the similarity to running a business is uncanny at the moment, many are fighting and scrapping to survive in a business environment that is changing fast and faster, while actually enjoying the ride may sometime seem like a pipe dream. This is a series of blogs to guide you through the trials and tribulations of running a business, and avoid becoming what Vince Cable has dubbed zombie companies