Past Events

January 2016

Winston Churchill: The history behind Britain's greatest leader
Speaker:
Andrew Roberts
Tue, 26 Jan 2016
Professor Andrew Roberts explores Winston Churchill's leadership legacy for modern organisations and reveals that techniques he used throughout his life are as relevant today as they were before and during the Second World War.
Engage: Take your team from ordinary to extraordinary
Speaker:
Adrian Webster
Tue, 26 Jan 2016
It’s people that make the difference and give us the competitive advantage. At this event, Adrian Webster takes you on a journey into his world of Polar Bear Pirates where everyday people deliver extraordinary results.
Happiness by Design: Finding pleasure and purpose at work
Speaker:
Paul Dolan
Wed, 20 Jan 2016
Being happy at work is important. Research shows that those who are unhappy at work are less productive, take more sick days and are poor problem solvers. So how can we create happy working environments? Drawing on the latest cutting-edge research, Professor Paul Dolan reveals that it's not just how we think but how we act that affects our happiness. He suggests that we need to find the right balance between pleasure and purpose for happy business.
The Presentation Coach: 5 steps to public speaking perfection
Speaker:
Graham Davies
Wed, 20 Jan 2016
You probably hate giving presentations. You probably hate listening to them too. Why? Because most business presentations are too long, too detailed and overuse PowerPoint. At this event, Graham Davies reveals how to embrace public speaking to communicate with clarity, confidence and impact. Graham offers his 5-step process to effective presenting whether you're speaking to one person across a table, 20 people in a boardroom or 1,000 people in a ballroom.