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  • Expert insight
    The home
    stretch
  • Trending
    No place
    like home
  • Audio
    How to be a
    listening leader
    If you’re a leader, you’re probably talking
    too much. So says former submarine captain
    David Marquet, who shares his insight on
    how to adjust your leadership style.
  • Long read
    From crisis
    to opportunity
  • Expert insight
    R-numbers:
    predicting the future
  • Covid working
    The great reset:
    How to inspire
    employee behaviour
  • Trending
    More human
    than human
    Tim Oldman gives a poignant insight into
    corporate empathy while considering the
    extent to which companies dealings with
    customers is replicated with their own employees.
  • Trending
    Five oceans
  • Long read
    Paving
    paradise
  • Interview
    Unpicking the circular code
    We talk to Cyndi Rhoades, founder of Worn Again Technologies,
    about her company’s ground-breaking textile recycling technology.
  • Trending
    The wellbeing
    imperative
    For the contemporary employee, Corporate Social Responsibility is a must. People want to know that their employers care both about wider issues and their wellbeing.
  • Long read
    A memo from
    the future
    As organisations grapple with uncertainty, decisions making is happening at a pace many have never experienced.
  • Opinion
    Stepping into
    the unknown
    Geopolitical uncertainty can both hinder development
    and facilitate societal growth. But how does it affect
    the development of new workplaces?
  • Interview
    Re-writing
    the rulebook
    Acclaimed Leadership Consultant David Marquet talks to us about his innovative approach to management.
  • Audio
    Future work
    environments
  • Interview
    Corridor of
    uncertainty
  • Academic insight
    Wilful
    ignorance?
  • Interview
    The fog
    of war
    We talk to Major General Tom Copinger-Symes
    about the parallels between modern warfare
    and the modern workplace.
  • Opinion
    The office
    zookeeper

Expert insight

The home stretch

When we finally return to the office, will the workplace experience be forever altered based on the home working experience? Dr Peggie Rothe shares Leesman’s latest findings.
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Trending

No place like home

COVID-19 gifted remote working advocates an opportunity to amplify their promises of agile working for all. But has it delivered?
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Audio

How to be a listening leader

If you’re a leader, you’re probably talking too much. So says former submarine captain David Marquet, who shares his insight on how to adjust your leadership style.
Read more

Covid working

The great reset:

Can you inspire healthier employee behaviour with the odd nudge? Whatever the sentiment is surrounding your workplace experience – now is the time to adjust it.
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Long read

From crisis to opportunity

The pandemic has forced everyone, from churches and hospitality to corporate organisations, to reimagine the entire concept of their business.
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Expert insight

R-numbers: predicting the future

James Munday is an infectious disease epidemiologist. With his work in the spotlight, what impact is it having on trend forecasting and government policy?
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Trending

More human than human

Tim Oldman gives a poignant insight into corporate empathy while considering the extent to which companies dealings with customers is replicated with their own employees.
Read more

Trending

Five oceans

Renowned underwater photographer turned ocean conservationist, David Jones, discusses the current state of plastic pollution in the earth’s oceans.
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data, home working, uncertainty

Long read

Paving paradise

In the current climate, speculation has become rife. Clarity is wanted by all. But what can the data already tell us?
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Interview

Unpicking the circular code

We talk to Cyndi Rhoades, founder of Worn Again Technologies, about her company’s ground-breaking textile recycling technology.
Read more

Trending

The wellbeing imperative

For the contemporary employee, Corporate Social Responsibility is a must. People want to know that their employers care both about wider issues and their wellbeing.
Read more

Long read

A memo from the future

As organisations grapple with uncertainty, decisions making is happening at a pace many have never experienced.
Read more

uncertainty, knowledge transfer, support

Opinion

Stepping into the unknown

Geopolitical uncertainty can both hinder development and facilitate societal growth. But how does it affect the development of new workplaces?
Read more

communication, workplace, decision-making

Interview

Re-writing the rulebook

Acclaimed Leadership Consultant David Marquet talks to us about his innovative approach to management.
Read more

Audio

Future work environments

With the phenomenal rise of socially-driven spaces such as WeWork and The Office Group (TOG), working styles are changing by the minute.
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data, experience, uncertainty

Academic insight

Wilful ignorance?

How do our instincts fuel workplace misconceptions? Dr Peggie Rothe analyses Hans Rosling’s Factfulness in relation to the workplace.
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risk, uncertainty, strategy

Interview

Corridor of uncertainty

We talk to endurance swimmer’s Dr Nick Murch and Steve Henigan about lessons in preparing for the unknown.
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communicate, team, skills

Opinion

The office zookeeper

How imagining your office as a zoo could improve the way that teams communicate, leading to win-win results.
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digital, skills, decision-making

Interview

The fog of war

We talk to Major General Tom Copinger-Symes about the parallels between modern warfare and the modern workplace.
Read more