Leadership, success, achievement, team work

28 Sep, 2018

Resilient leadership: how leaders can survive trauma

Being resilient is not a clean concept, it is a result. Possessing a strong Resilience Quotient, or RQ, means having the ability to work through and survive a traumatic event, as well being able to fa...
chemistry, testosterone, hormone replacement therapy, hrt

21 Sep, 2018

The chemistry of leadership: can hormone replacement therapy help?

Stress is one of the most prevalent burdens of modern-day life and has become particularly common in large and complex organisations. For many in senior positions executive stress is increasingly impa...
leadership skills, intelligence

13 Feb, 2018

The Five Qs – a recipe for effective leadership

Global business has become increasingly complex, and everyday interactions are often characterised by a lack of harmony as individuals relentlessly pursue their own agendas, often for good reason. ...
boardroom, conference, corporate governance

24 Jul, 2017

Governance: collective wisdom applied to complex uncertainty

When the Stronger Governance Better Boards theme of ICSA: The Governance Institute’s 2017 annual conference in London was chosen late last year, Article 50 had not yet been triggered, the p...
boardroom executives, boardroom conflict, board members

6 Jul, 2017

Research reveals route to resolving boardroom tension and conflict

Boardroom tension and conflict is most likely to arise around decision-making, particularly over company purpose and direction, according to new research. However, while tension is viewed as a "pos...

25 Jan, 2017

The overstretched non-exec and balancing a portfolio

Non-executive directors who hold too many board positions are offering little more than "status-value" to the businesses they are supposed to serve, guide and support. Our latest research has found...