Posted 25th September 2017
Media is the industry most disrupted by the digital and software revolution. The 200 year old Guardian has undergone a wholesale change to the foundational components of its business: from its operating model to its infrastructure; what it sells, to whom and how it goes to market. In this video, David talks honestly about the challenges facing his business and sector and how he and the senior team at the Guardian are doing to navigate their new world.
Posted 18th September 2017
Check out Drew Povey and his team at Harrop Fold School on Channel 4’s “Educating Greater Manchester” Thursday nights at 9pm.
Posted 17th December 2014
I arrived at Sheepdrove, the first venue of my Connect year, with the final leg of the journey being a beautiful drive through a misty countryside. Reassuringly, the signal on my Blackberry disappeared just as we arrived. Always a bitter sweet moment.
Posted 11th December 2014
Roy Disney once said “It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are”.
Posted 19th February 2014
No-one said leadership is easy. In this video various leaders from different types of company around the world discuss some of the main challenges facing them in the current business climate. It’s interesting to note how many of these leaders talk about the new challenges they now face in this digital world of the internet and constant communication.
Posted 18th February 2014
In this short video, Dave Ridley, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at SouthWest Airlines, explains that Servant Leadership is nothing complicated or new. It is merely an extension of the eternal principle – treat others as you would like them to treat you.