Business Series Podcast Ep.15 – Improving Collaboration in Your Teams with Dr. Mark Howard

Improving Collaboration in Your Teams In this episode, Ankush speaks with Dr Mark Howard about collaboration in the workplace. Some of what they discuss include: – What do we mean by collaboration – Utilising a company’s most valuable resource – The role of leaders in creating a collaborative culture – A case study to demonstrate how to create a collaborative culture You can also listen to this podcast and all the episodes in the series via iTunes: iTunes or Stitcher: Stitcher To receive an email informing you Continue reading →

Business Series Podcast Ep.13 – Creating Space to Think in a Busy World with Alison Sheridan

Creating Space to Think in a Busy World In this episode, Ankush speaks with Alison Sheridan about creating “space” to think at a time when we find ourselves busier than ever. Some of what they discuss include: – Why is it important to create space to think and the downsides of not doing that? – Slowing Down to Speed Up – How we create more space for ourselves? – A case study of working with a client to reduce business and an example of the Continue reading →

Business Series Podcast Ep.11 – Prioritising When Everything is Important with Sandy Krot

Prioritising When Everything is Important with Sandy Krot In this episode, Ankush speaks with Sandy Krot who works with a consulting group Insight Principles and co-authored the book, ‘Invisible Power: Insight Principles at Work.’ Some of what they discuss include: – Why do people find it so hard to prioritise? – Our default prioritising system – How an understanding of how the mind works helps with time management – A case study of an executive who was struggling with to much work and how she got Continue reading →

Business Series Podcast Ep.10 – How to Unlock the Creative Potential in Your Team with Brooke Wheeldon-Reece

How to Unlock the Creative Potential in Your Team with Brooke Wheeldon-Reece In this episode, Ankush speaks with Brooke Wheeldon-Reece who is the CEO of the Cypress Initiative which is a non-profit organisation whose mission is to cultivate human potential and resilience through an understanding of the mind. Some of what they discuss include: – What is creative potential – The benefits of unlocking this potential in your employees or team – Whether everyone is creative or are you born with it – A case Continue reading →

Business Series Podcast Ep.9 – How to Deal with Difficult People with Robin Charbit

How to Deal with Difficult People with Robin Charbit In this episode, Ankush speaks with Robin Charbit. Some of what they discuss include: – Robin’s definition of “Difficult People” – How do we effectively deal with difficult people – A case study of a divisional CEO who struggled with his boss and turned the relationship around – A 2nd case study of dealing with a difficult customer service representative in a store You can also listen to this podcast and all the episodes in the Continue reading →

Business Series Podcast Ep.8 – How to Be a Consistently High Performer with Martin Croft

How to be a Consistently High Performer with Martin Croft In this episode, Ankush speaks with Martin Croft about sustaining high performance at work over time. Some of what they discuss include: – What high-performance at work means – The secret to becoming a consistent high performer – The link behind our psyche and peformance – A case study of where Martin helped a client to achieve higher levels of performance You can also listen to this podcast and all the episodes in the series Continue reading →