Past Events

October 2016

Persuasion: How to maximise your influence
Speaker:
Robert Cialdini
Tue, 11 Oct 2016
What separates effective communicators from truly successful persuaders? The most cited social psychologist of our time, Professor Robert Cialdini, reveals that it isn’t just the message itself that is important but the moment before the message is delivered that makes all the difference. If we know what to do or say, our influence efforts are even more powerful.
SUMO: The straight-talking guide to success
Speaker:
Paul McGee
Tue, 11 Oct 2016
SUMO means 'I choose' in Latin. It is also about letting go of the baggage and beliefs that hinder our potential. Standing for, ‘Shut Up and Move On,’ it is a phrase to say to ourselves when our own thoughts and actions are standing in the way of success. At this event, Paul McGee reveals his SUMO techniques to help us make the right choices that will lead to positive and powerful action.
Let's Get Digital: How to work and lead in the digital age
Speaker:
Dave Coplin
Tue, 11 Oct 2016
The rapid growth or our digital world brings huge advantages. In other ways, technology disconnects us from the real world, drowning us in data that keeps us from doing meaningful work. Dave Coplin chief envisioning officer at Microsoft UK argues we should stop thinking about the digital deluge as a problem and instead see it as an incredible opportunity. Technology offers our society so much but it is up to us, the humans, to rise to that potential.
Start With Why: How great leaders inspire everyone to take action
Speaker:
Peter Docker
Tue, 4 Oct 2016
Inspired by Simon Sinek’s theory of The Golden Circle and working in close partnership with him, Peter Docker helps individuals and organisations harness the power of Why. It’s not enough to know simply what you do, even how to do it. Inspired individuals and organisations know Why they do what they do. At this event, Peter explores what it means to Start with Why and what to do next to inspire your team to take action.
Mind Gym: Achieve more by thinking differently
Speaker:
Octavius Black
Tue, 4 Oct 2016
CEO and co-founder of Mind Gym, Octavius Black, reveals how we need to exercise our minds as well as our bodies to get the most out them. At this event, Octavius reveals how to change the way we think to free ourselves from self-sabotaging habits and behaviours. Brimming with insights and immensely practical, Mind Gym is the essential fitness program for the mind that will help you reach your full potential.