In this Ignite Talk (exactly 5 minutes long, with 20 slides which advance automatically every 15 seconds) I talk about how one size does not fit all, and how we need to stop peddling successes secrets and help people figure out their own True Strength.
I’ve curated a storify of Rohan Gunatillake’s talk at The HR Directors Business Summit in Birmingham in February 2016
I hosted a ‘fireside chat’ on stage at The HR Directors Business Summit in Birmingham in February 2016 on the benefits of CSR and effective charity partnerships, and I’ve curated a storify summary of the session
I’ve curated a storify of Marshall Goldsmith’s opening Keynote at The HR Directors Business Summit in Birmingham in February 2016. (You might need to click on ‘read next page’ at the bottom to see the full story). [View the story “#hrevent16 – Marshall Goldsmith” on Storify]
Some reflections on a keynote by Hollie Delaney, head of People Operations at Zappos, at the HR Directors Business Summit.
Some reflections on a keynote by Howard Webb MBE at the HR Directors Business Summit.
As I publish this, it is 1st December 2015 which means it is one month until loads of people focus on New Year, New You. If you’re thinking of doing this, I have two questions for you; (1) why wait a month rather than act now? (2) why do you […]
I had a great time at the CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition (4th-5th November, Manchester), and I didn’t want to lose any of the learning so I’ve curated some of the resources and blog posts into a storify of the event.
Professor Herminia Ibarra (INSEAD). Peter Cheese introduced Herminia as one of the most influential leadership thinkers . Herminia mentioned her new book – Act like a leader, think like a leader – to avoid the ‘what got you here, won’t get you there’ trap. (Often people have a deep expertise […]
Julie Simpson (BNY Mellon University), Ian Pettigrew (BNY Mellon University), chaired by David D’Souza (CIPD) This was a first experience for me, to meet another Ian Pettigrew so it had to be celebrated with a selfie! Julie Simpson introduced BNY Mellon as 52,000-employee organisation before Ian Pettigrew (BNY Mellon) then […]
Perry Timms, Mariana Popovic (Head of Talent & OD, eBay), David Pamplin (BT) Mariana Popovic (Head of Talent & OD, eBay): Every 2 seconds a pair of shoes is sold on eBay, every 2 minutes a car is sold. Mariana’s contrasted this with her background in Pharmaceuticals (same […]
Matt Elliott (Virgin Money), Inji Duducu (Benenden), William Hague (HMRC). (This was live-blogged during a session at the CIPD Annual Conference & Exhibition – #cipd15 – I’ve tried to capture a faithful summary of the highlights for me but my own bias, views – and the odd typo – might […]