Reframing Adversity

Reframing Adversity

“Adversity introduces men or women to themselves.” Albert Einstein Among the many lessons from the global pandemic of the last 12 months is the inescapable value of learning about ourselves. In particular, the opportunity to find an inner strength that will sustain us...
No pressure: how to deliver a great first speech

No pressure: how to deliver a great first speech

What messages should an incoming leader give in their first speech? A new US President, perhaps, or a potential new German Chancellor, or any new boss taking over a high profile role – how should they approach that crucial first communication? It seems the right week...
What I Learned from… Coaching Virtually

What I Learned from… Coaching Virtually

A guide for executives, coaches and HR professionals to succeeding with virtual leadership coaching. Delphine Parmenter, Executive Coach, Educator and Kourdi Associate Like most leadership coaches, I was coaching online long before we were all confined, sheltered and...
The Covid Leadership Challenge

The Covid Leadership Challenge

The Covid pandemic has led to many more people working from home; what should leaders and organisations do to reflect this major change in working patterns across the globe? Richard Finn gives leaders some answers. Working from home has many benefits, but it also...