June 2022

May 2022

53: EP 53: Leadership in the New World (Dis)Order – Part 1

By |2022-05-05T12:00:00+00:00May 5th, 2022|Podcast|

I am interrupting normal service for a newsflash! Such has been the demand recently out there for a succinct summary of what it means to be a leader now we are starting The Great Reset for society, work and life, that I have composed a triple-decker episode that roughly mirrors a keynote I’m delivering to address [...]

54: EP 54: Leadership in the New World (Dis)Order – Part 2

By |2022-05-05T12:00:00+00:00May 5th, 2022|Podcast|

I am interrupting normal service for a newsflash! Such has been the demand recently out there for a succinct summary of what it means to be a leader now we are starting The Great Reset for society, work and life, that I have composed a triple-decker episode that roughly mirrors a keynote I’m delivering to address [...]

55: EP 55: Leadership in the New World (Dis)Order – Part 3

By |2022-05-05T12:00:00+00:00May 5th, 2022|Podcast|

I am interrupting normal service for a newsflash! Such has been the demand recently out there for a succinct summary of what it means to be a leader now we are starting The Great Reset for society, work and life, that I have composed a triple-decker episode that roughly mirrors a keynote I’m delivering to address [...]

March 2022

52: EP 52: Leadership Manifesto Principle #20 Zoom Out Often

By |2022-03-31T10:00:00+00:00March 31st, 2022|Podcast|

We often do our best thinking when we are not thinking.From Archimedes to Newton, great breakthrough discovery examples “away from the job” are rife in science, technology and the arts. It appears that it is often through a break that we really break throughLeadership is fundamentally about setting the right direction and making the right choices. [...]

51: EP 51: 2 year anniversary & 50 Episodes later….Reflections of an accidental podcaster.

By |2022-03-15T11:00:00+00:00March 15th, 2022|Podcast|

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed. it’s the only thing that ever has.” - Margaret Mead It’s almost 2 years to the day since I began this podcast and 50 episodes later, I wanted to pause and momentarily to Zoom Out and reflect. It was Friday 13th (the clue [...]

February 2022

49: EP 49: Leadership Manifesto: Principle #22

By |2022-02-15T11:00:00+00:00February 15th, 2022|Podcast|

“There is no way to Happiness. Happiness is the way.” Thich Nhat Hanh In response to the reaction from the “Leadership Manifesto – 22 Principles for ‘22” episode, I have been persuaded to build out the Manifesto into a season, with each episode delving into the principles one by one, and in greater detail. Starting with #22 [...]

January 2022

48: EP 48: Leadership Manifesto: 22 Principles for Leading in Chaos in ’22

By |2022-01-13T15:00:00+00:00January 13th, 2022|Podcast|

Frank Capra’s seasonal classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” turned 75 years last year and, like many, once again I watched the movie during the holiday period. This time around, however, coloured no doubt by our present environment, I saw something different. I saw it primarily as a treatise on the fragility and uncertainty of life.  George Bailey [...]

December 2021

47: EP 47: Chaos is the New Normal

By |2021-12-17T13:00:00+00:00December 17th, 2021|Podcast|

The popularised phrase “New Normal” is at best lazy, and at worst destructively misleading for leadership in every dimension – language, expectation and mindset. Yet people continue to strive for and promote it. For 30 years, the most popular remark I’ve consistently heard from leaders going through change is “I can’t wait until this is over [...]