Well isn't this exciting? A podcast, in front of an audience! In this episode Ant and JB try out a new way of recording things. Elements of comments, and questions from the audience bring it to life, as they answer listener questions, PLUS empathy + wisdom (a leadership essential), visualisation to lead AND a plane with lots of bullet holes!
In this episode, JB and Ant run out of time to answer listener questions - all because of JB's jacket potato. But don't let that put you off! Ant kicks around the notion that leadership are under invested in, with soft skills. JB talks about life long learning and explore 15 secrets of successful business leaders article in Forbes. It must be good tips, because they're all LOADED.
It's that time of year when JB (the same age as King Henry the 8th) celebrates his birthday by INSISTING we record the episode on his big day. The usual articles, listener questions and bants (plus a birthday reveal, if the parcel arrives in time)....
Exciting news listeners, JB is IN his new shed. We enjoy a tour, enjoy listener questions (how we relax), 'what is a leader's purpose right now' and the story that suggests 82% of workers believe their leaders will ensure their business's bounce back, post Covid..!
Warning - a lot of GUFF before we get going, but if you love the small talk, you're in the right place.
So this week's is a quite a goodun... but as we type up the headlines, it might sound pretty bleak. Recession business start-ups / pivots, growth trauma, connections working remotely and future ready leadership aren't topics that do the joys of the episode justice...
that and your questions.
swear level = 3
JB and Ant spend some time looking back at the old episodes before talking about this week's leadership news. This week, we talk leadership ethics in an uncertain world, digital leadership post lockdown and some listener questions on how to deal with a critical employee, but who behaves like a ..... (we can't type the word here we'd like to use)....
This week, once again JB and Ant talk all about latest news for Leaders, including a study why leaders fail; the shareholders vs people conundrum, and digital times ahead for L&D. Oh and a new game...!