The Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, USA, is unlike any hospital you have ever been to. From the stunning building to the spa to the 24 hour room service this is truly “healthcare beyond the boundaries of imagination.” Oh, and couples love to get married there. Sounds amazing and a bit unreal, doesn't it?
Emmanuel Faber is COO of Groupe Danone, an organisation with 101,000 employees. In this video he shares his philosophy on freedom, the dangers of becoming ‘trapped by the system’, and how he ensures he keeps growing and looking at the next step forward.
Richard Sambrook the Global Vice Chairman for Edelman (The Independent Public Relations Agency) tells us why it is important for leaders to be in control of their digital footprint.
Tony Hsieh is the CEO of US based Zappos.com, an online apparel and shoe store (the largest online shoe store in world), which has now been acquired by Amazon. Prior to joining Zappos, Tony co-founded the internet advertising network LinkExchange which he sold to Microsoft in 1999 for $265 million. In this video Tony talks about his early experiences as a young entrepreneur and how they influenced the development of Zappos.com, particularly describing how the company focuses on keeping its customers and employees happy.
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Julie Hanna is Chair of the Board for Kiva, the online micro-lending company. In this short video Julie shares her thoughts on the internet as a democratising force, leadership, entrepreneurship and social business.
James Timpson is Managing Director of Timpson, one of the UK’s largest retailers. Timpson has over 900 stores across the UK and Ireland. James is a straight talking, no nonsense individual. In this video James gives us an insight into Timpson, his leadership style and their upside down management structure. Alongside this, hear how Timpson use the Mr Men Model in recruitment and the importance of recruiting for personality.