Past Events


Deloitte Breakfast Series: February 2014

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Beyond resilience: Developing organisations that benefit from volatility Thursday, 27 February 2014, 8.15am to 10.00am This topic was explored by reference to the ideas of Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of The Black Swan and Antifragile. Here is the link to the slides and below are other relevant links. Taleb’s website, fooled by randomness where there […]

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Deloitte Breakfast Series: December 2013

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Leadership vs management: Are you developing leaders or just training managers? Wednesday, 2 December 2013, 8.15am to 10.00am The topic was considered using the leadership maturity framework. Here is the link to the slides and handout. Further reading: Keegan, R. (1994) In Over Our Heads, Harvard University Press. Torbert, B. & ors. (2004) Action Inquiry, […]

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Deloitte Breakfast Series: October 2013

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How HR can utilise insights from neuroscience Wednesday, 9 October 2013, 8.15am to 10.00am The session was led by Lyndsay Potts. Here is the link to his slides. Additional information: Video from David Rock on the SCARF model and how threats and rewards apply in the workplace here. See a previous blogpost on Kahneman’s, Thinking […]

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Deloitte Breakfast Series: August 2013

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Leadership and innovation Wednesday, 14 August 2013, 8.15am to 10.00am The session was led by Eduardo Chakarian of Monitor Deloitte. Here is the link to his slides. Additional information: Link to the Global Innovation Index 2013 website. Forbes Insights and Ipsos Observer published a study in 2011 of how European entrepreneurial executives mobilise organisations to […]

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Deloitte Breakfast Series: February 2013

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Beyond the org chart: Understanding leadership and influence through network analysis Please find below the link to the slides. Beyond the Org Chart slides References: Cross et al (2007) Using Network Analysis to build a new business, Organizational Dynamics, vol 36, No 4. Cross et al (2009) How effective leaders drive results through networks, Organizational […]

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Deloitte Breakfast Series: April 2013

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Global mindsets: Developing global leaders in Asia Wednesday, 3 April 2013, 8.15am to 10.00am Here is the link to the Global mindsets slides References: Javidan, Teagarden & Bowden (2010) Making it Overseas, Harvard Business Review, April 2010 There is also an interview with Mansour Javidan on the HBR page Blog post by Mansour Javidan on […]

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Deloitte Breakfast Series: June 2013

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The role of HR in aligning culture and strategy Wednesday, 5 June 2013, 8.15am to 10.00am Here is the link to the slides. Additional information: From NY Times.com, transcript of interview with Victoria Ransom, CEO of Wildfire (US) on instilling a company’s values. Although corporate culture is often perceived as an intangible aspect of the […]

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