I’m Anthony Lewis.

I help organisations achieve sustained and measureable improvement through their projects.

I do this by ensuring alignment with organisational strategy and capability, constant communication at all levels, drawing a lot of explanatory pictures, asking a lot of questions, and taking personal responsibility for delivery.

I think constantly about how organisations can be more productive, and projects more successful; occasionally putting my thoughts into words.

Warm Bodies – availability bias and the productivity myth

Warm Bodies – availability bias and the productivity myth

Behavioural Economics is the study of why real people make the choices that they do – as opposed to the soulless rational actors, or ‘econs’ that have formed the basis of economic theory for the last century.  The field has exploded in scale in the last 10 years, boosted by bestsellers like Freakanomics, Nudge, The […]

Mind the gaps

Mind the gaps

When starting a new engagement, or a new role, the question that’s most often in my mind (apart from ‘where’s the nearest decent coffee shop?’) is ‘how can I add the most value here?’ Around a decade ago I worked at a client where project managers were a new thing – the management team had […]

The balance between security and usability

The balance between security and usability

‘Security isn’t a dirty word Blackadder. Crevice is a dirty word, but security isn’t.’ General Melchett, Blackadder Goes Forth   Like Health & Safety, security is easy to blame for life’s inconveniences; from ‘security theatre’ at airports, to unnecessarily complex requirements for accessing everyday services online. Security plays an ever more visible role in our […]