Team Intelligence And Turning Pro

  In my work on team intelligence, we know that surprisingly few teams consistently show up with their “A” game. For example more than 50% of people on senior leadership teams [...]

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Finding wisdom in negative space

Finding wisdom in negative space I come from an artistic family. My mother completed an Art degree aged 60. My late father was a prolific experimenter, trying everything from 3D Film making to [...]

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1,825 days of learning what not to do

Today, Phil is saving me from myself. Phil is my DIY guy. He comes round and fixes up the things that I’ve tried to do myself and f***ed up. I am not talented at DIY, so often a simple task [...]

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What doctors do that CEOs don’t

85% of business leaders admit their organisations are not good at problem diagnosis, and 87% agreed this had significant costs – according to a recent Harvard Business Review article. [...]

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Negotiation psychology: test yourself

When I was 27, I was given my first million dollar negotiation to do. It was to buy TV ads for a client with a certain TV network. I was proud to be leading the negotiation, and excited to test [...]

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5 E’s make better meetings

It’s likely that you spend between 10-50% of your working life in meetings. That’s up to 1,000 hours a year. And yet, it’s just as likely that you’d say the meetings you have aren’t as effective [...]

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