Category: Leadership/Management

Boldness in Business  – Lord Karan Bilimoria, Founder and Chairman Cobra Beer The first in the 2017 UWE Distinguished Address Series was from Lord Karan Bilimoria, Founder and Chairman of Cobra Beer on 25 January 2017.  The idea of Cobra …

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Leading your team – The panda and the bicycle Another great post from Seth Godin on leading your team and a good one to remember when you next meet someone with a closed mind…. “Many tribes gain in power and …

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CEO Productivity – 6 Tips to Steal for Yourself Lots of common sense suggestions here in this article by Nina Tamburello for The Daily Muse on 21/4/14 suggesting ideas for CEO Productivity Tips. Juggling the leadership helm can stretch every …

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Leadership Protocol – What Bosses Should Never Ask Employees to Do Sometimes leadership protocol can be hard. What can/should you be asking your team to do.  Leadership Protocol can be tricky.  What appears to be an excellent idea can turn …

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Learning from the best – Three Things I’ve Learned From Warren Buffett Learning from our current ‘elder statesman’ in business is always good. Trying to understand a little of what makes them tick and how they have arrived at their …

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Trust in Business – who needs it? was the title of an excellent lecture given by Ian Powell, Chairman and Senior Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as part of the Distinguished Executive Address Series at UWE in February which I attended along with …

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I enjoyed this article from Ryan Holmes, CEO of HootSuite: “Twelve years ago, I adopted my dog Mika from a shelter. She’s a big brown and black Rottweiler-cross; a mutt with a stubborn streak—who’s also my best friend. My life …

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I love this theory…   The VW Fun Theory   This site is dedicated to the thought that something as simple as fun is the easiest way to change people’s behaviour for the better. Be it for yourself, for the environment, or …

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Former Olympic champion, politician and businessman Sebastian Coe shares the secrets of his success and provides his tips on leadership skills (from an article in the Daily Telegraph in 2009 – I wonder if he would add to this, now, …

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Buying the thing your project truly needs. Another great blog from Seth Godin “In our commercial culture, it’s easy to buy just about anything—except the things you really need. Like a decision. (And the confidence to execute on it.) Grace. …

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