Engagement

The Greatest Untapped Workforce on the Planet

First published BDaily on 26 February 2018 I believe there is a rolling population of somewhere around 2 to 2.5 million people who remain an untapped treasure trove of talent, ability and value. Who are they? New parents. Each year there are roughly 600,000 children born in the UK. For the first couple of years

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Lessons from Mark Beaumont’s ‘Around the World in 80 days’ cycling record

I, like many, am in awe of Mark Beaumont who recently cycled around the world in 78 days, 14 hours and 40 minutes, covering an average of 230 miles a day. How on earth did he keep going? What lessons are there for us mere mortals? Have you ever wondered why healthy people like Mark

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Wash your hands of behaviour change

First published in Business Daily and The Huffington Post on 2 June 2016 Never has ‘to wash your hands’ of the problem been so apt. The clues to organisational behaviour can be found in the humble paper towel. We know context drives behaviour. Zimbardo’s infamous Stamford Prison experiments and Millgram’s obedience to authority research established this. Today we control

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