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‘Could Try Harder…’

Posted: April 15th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Communication, Development | Tags: , , , , , , | No Comments »

What role can effective leadership and management of people play in tackling the UK’s poor productivity? “The greatest economic challenge of our time” and “Government figures show the biggest gap with other leading western economies since modern records began in the early 1990s” are recent headlines describing the UK’s poor productivity. It seems clear when […]

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Innovatus – 8th event: Enhancing your Personal Impact as a Leader

Posted: March 30th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Communication, Development, Events, Networking | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

For the latest Innovatus event, Professor Christine Bamford and Dr. Celine Mullins led a workshop on ‘Enhancing your Personal Impact as a Leader’. It was, as promised, a very interactive session, with all attendees having the opportunity to discuss, practice and take away a range of tools and techniques. These were modelled on the most […]

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Innovatus: ‘Women in Power – Why It Matters’ by Gillian Wilmot

Posted: October 21st, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: Communication, Events, Networking | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

On the 17th September 2014, senior women’s networking group Innovatus met for the sixth time. In the genteel surroundings of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (with countless portraits of bewhiskered chairmen lining the stairs), we were lucky enough, on this occasion, to have Gillian Wilmot as speaker. Gillian is a mover and shaker: she has […]

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