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Idris Elba nails it …

Interviewed in The Sunday Times August 13th 2017 actor and director Idris Elba was quoted … “I feel like fear is a really boring waste of time. It’s a muscle. It’s an exercise. It’s pushing past the comfort zone. You can’t live a life thinking it could go bad. I could have got run over … Continue reading Idris Elba nails it …

Be The Best Leader you can BE in 2016

Our top 5 leadership tips… Inspirational leaders deliver 10-30% increased productivity* – how about investing in your own leadership skills in 2016? The Strengths of Great leaders are characterised by their ability to reflect and grow   Ask yourself, ‘Do the following appear in my top 10 key leadership strengths?’  1  Open mindedness. Collaborate with your teams, listen to new … Continue reading Be The Best Leader you can BE in 2016

Addressing the issue of women in the boardroom

Are quotas the answer? Agnes Bamford and Helen Croft of The Results Centre discuss the impact of introducing quotas to create gender balance in the boardroom. Despite increased awareness of equality issues within business, British boardrooms remain largely male dominated environments.  Women currently account for around 20% of board membership in FTSE 100 companies, but this … Continue reading Addressing the issue of women in the boardroom

Event debates the issue of quotas for women in the boardroom

An event highlighting the issue of gender quotas and women in the boardroom will take place in London next month (October).  The event is being hosted by the Norwegian-British Chamber of Commerce and is entitled ‘The Quota Truth – 10 Years On’.  Speakers will include business leaders and the Norwegian ambassador. Norway was the first European … Continue reading Event debates the issue of quotas for women in the boardroom