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SMARTIE combats CAKES

I was listening to Jeremy Vine’s show on Radio 2 a few of days ago, on the way to the station. They were talking about how terrible offices had become – ‘so many people bring in cakes nowadays, offices are turning into glorified patisseries, contributing to the country’s obesity problem and causing us all to … Continued

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Liberating Leadership in action

Birds on a wire - Liberating Leadership in action

I had some feedback a while ago that captured the essence of Liberating Leadership. It was from a highly respected military leader in the RAF, describing Liberating Leadership in action! The statement that resonated most, and which is the fundamental basis of our training is  ‘Character is everything.  Authentic, genuine, deep character.  And, without it, … Continued

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Leadership mindset – The Crux

Big autumn oak with red leaves on a blue sky background. The Crux = developing the right leadership mindset

Developing the right leadership mindset | blog 3 of 10   The second part of my 8 Point Plan is The Crux. And no, we’re not talking Harry Potter here. The ‘crux’ of anything is the nub, the root, the central piece on which everything is built, and without which everything will collapse. Hopefully this … Continued

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The Mirror – through the eyes of a horse!

Through the eyes of a horse

Through the eyes of a horse … or just horsing around. This is a follow-up post to Leadership – The Mirror. We are at Point 1 of the powerful 8-point plan for creating business leaders. Are you ready to go further and understand other ways of ‘holding up the mirror’? Are you prepared to see … Continued

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Leadership – The Mirror

The Mirror - self awareness in Leadership

Leadership starts with you | blog 2 of 10   Every advance, every conceptual achievement of mankind has been connected with an advance in self-awareness.” Dr Carl G Jung Great leaders are generally very self aware, but this is not the case for everyone. Few really appreciate the impact they have on other people, which … Continued

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Woodberry Down Community Primary School

Head of Woodberry Down, Greg Wallace, was inspired by the power and potential usefulness of the Insights Discovery® model, having experienced it during the national pilot multi-agency team development programme commissioned by the National College of School Leadership.

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The Meningitis Trust

The Meningitis Trust is the only charity in the UK focussed on supporting people affected by meningitis. Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2011, the Trust supports over 20,000 people a year through its professional services and community based support – helping people to rebuild their lives after meningitis strikes. The Trust has a team of … Continued

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Lansdell & Rose

Lansdell & Rose is a small accountancy & tax practice based in Kensington. Our team is just 9 in total, but growing. What was the need? To provide something of interest to the team and to enable an activity where by everyone can participate and learn something about each other and if possible to put … Continued

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Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust

Lancashire NHS Trust specialises in mental health. It employs over 7,000 people in hospitals and district teams. As well as hospitals and mental health provision, The Trust manages community care, district nursing, dental health and health visitors. We have been accredited to deliver the Leading and Developing High Performance programme and are in the middle … Continued

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Westminster Associates

Westminster Associates was established in 2002 and since then, has earned a reputation for providing consultancy solutions that simply put, improve a client’s condition and inspire and enable those involved to continue to do so after we have disengaged. Our aim is to become a collaborator and partner to our clients, adding value and expertise, … Continued

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St. Lucia Distillers Ltd

St. Lucia Distillers Ltd is a rum Distillery located in the scenic Roseau Valley on the island of St. Lucia. The company manufactures a wide range of rums and rum based liqueurs, creams, punches and alcoholic beverages which have won top prizes in International competitions. In 2009 and 2010, St. Lucia Distillers was awarded the … Continued

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The Cool Blue Manager – Insights Discovery Colour Energies

With personality there is no right or wrong, but with leadership there definitely is a right way! Understand this way, and how your personality colours your leadership style, then you begin to make a significant difference. It is one more reason why we start all our Ali Stewart & Co training with the Insights Discovery … Continued

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The Earth Green Manager

  The Strengths and Challenges for the Earth Green Manager. To continue our series of blogs about personality, and how your personality colours your leadership style, we present to you the Earth Green manager. This comes from the Insights Discovery model which is where we start all our Ali Stewart & Co training. Today’s post … Continued

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The Sunshine Yellow Manager

What’s it like to be a Sunshine Yellow Manager? Following on from our post on the Fiery Red manager I am delighted to present a post from Nicky Cowling on the Sunshine Yellow manager. Nicky has lots of sunshine yellow energy and has teamed up with another Insights practitioner, Judith Yates, to form a company … Continued

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The Royal Society of Medicine

The Royal Society of Medicine is an independent, apolitical organisation, founded over 200 years ago. We are one of the largest providers of continuing medical education in the UK. We provide accredited courses for continuing professional development, which is so vital in allowing doctors, dentists, veterinary surgeons and other healthcare professionals their continuing freedom to … Continued

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