Buzz word bingo

Buzz word bingo

Last week at an event that Anna Penfold and I hosted on the Future of Work at Korn Ferry, we played a game for our Global Talent Workforce group of buzzword bingo. Below is the speech that we gave and while in the session it was a bit of fun there was a serious...
Are we listening or just talking?

Are we listening or just talking?

Last week I delivered a coaching programme for a client looking to develop a coaching culture into their organisation. We used a great tool called VoicePrint which looks at the 9 facets of communication and used this with a 360 tool to give feedback to the individual...
Is leadership development worth investing in?

Is leadership development worth investing in?

I will let you decide? in my opinion though most definitely yes as put simply when you look at the 4 factors that CEO’s and HRD’s are judged on they can really yield fantastic returns. These 4 factors are: Financial Performance Talent Attraction &...
Career management… The Game of Life

Career management… The Game of Life

Do you remember the Game of Life..a board game that played a really significant part in my childhood. I remember playing this game every Christmas and being told that I would go to university, get married, have kids, buy a house and retire at 55! Well some of that has...
5 drivers of employee engagement

5 drivers of employee engagement

For me John Bersin recently put it best when he said that ” Candidates are not looking for a career they are looking for an experience..that employee engagement is your employee brand” Companies that really drive that are the ones that we all want to work...