Past Events

October 2010

Powerful Presentations: How to give exceptional presentations every time
Speaker:
Steve McDermott
Tue, 19 Oct 2010
Public speaking is consistently rated as people’s number one fear, yet it is an essential skill in the modern workplace. Steve McDermott outlines techniques that enable you to captivate your audience, deliver key points with impact and keep those nerves under control every time.
Strictly Public Sector: How to do more with less
Speaker:
Nicholas Montagu
Tue, 19 Oct 2010
The public sector poses unique leadership and management challenges. Drawing on his experience at the Inland Revenue, Sir Nicholas Montagu explains how to deal with issues such as bureaucracy, working with limited resources and facilitating leadership at all levels.
Performance Management: Hands-on HR with Asda's former People Director
Speaker:
David Smith
Thu, 14 Oct 2010
David Smith reveals what simple steps you can take to boost performance. He explores how to encourage people to perform better and galvanise them into achieving a goal. DAvid also argues it is just as important to create opportunity as it is to manage careers to build an innovative culture.
Employee Engagement: Hands-on HR with Asda's former People Director
Speaker:
David Smith
Thu, 14 Oct 2010
Employers want employees who will “go the extra mile”. Employees want jobs that are worthwhile and engaging. It’s a challenge to find win-win solutions that please both. David Smith faced this challenge and reveals how, under his leadership, Asda was voted the best place to work in the UK.
Every Little Helps: Tesco's CEO talks business
Speaker:
Terry Leahy
Thu, 7 Oct 2010
Tesco’s success has been widely attributed to the visionary leadership of Sir Terry Leahy who became chief executive officer in 1997. Responsible for many forward thinking initiatives, including the famous Tesco Club Card, Sir Terry explores how to implement your vision with absolute clarity.