Insight
July 24, 2015

Solutions Surfing or Problem Focusing: “leading from one step behind”

"There are no problems only solutions", says John Lennon. Critical thinking and the ability to…
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Insight
July 17, 2015

“There is an urgent need for a different kind of leader” – insights from Buddhist teachers and wisdom figures

On the 18th and 19th June I attended a “conference” called “Wisdom 2.0”. More than…
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July 3, 2015

Authentic Leadership: When will leaders admit their Vulnerability?

We’d recently worked with a regional CEO on a leadership development initiative. The CEO’s leadership…
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Insight
June 19, 2015

Building Values-based Organisations: Doing vs. Talking

With demographic shifts where millennials now make up half the workforce, modern day employees put…
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Insight
May 15, 2015

Why Collaboration doesn’t always work?

“The Beatles illustrate what can happen when you group the right people together” (Ron Friedman,…
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Insight
May 1, 2015

Imagination Eats Knowledge for Breakfast… When You Give it a Chance

Did you see it? McKinsey has just released an excerpt from an upcoming book that…
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Insight
April 2, 2015

Adjusting the approach to leadership development: what is the nature of the shift required?

When we “interview” senior executives, as part of the exploration phase before they take part…
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Insight
March 13, 2015

Engaging and retaining 21st Century talent: what can we learn from fast growing organisations?

More than 37% of UK workers are hoping to leave their job this year (Bob…
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Insight
February 27, 2015

Are societal challenges part of boardroom discussions?

More and More (we are talking millions here) people all over the world are part…
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Insight
February 13, 2015

Pay for performance – putting the focus on the impact of our work

Traditional ways of framing leadership development would argue that the outcomes of an intervention are…
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