René Carayol - SPIKE
René Carayol is starting a strengths-based revolution. He offers the antidote to our obsession with weakness and encourages us to focus on our strengths - Spikes. René shows how those leaders and organisations who do, have the competitive advantage.
In Inspire Me
Rod Judkins - Creativity
Businesses fail when they keep doing the same old things. The best managers are always looking at ways to improve their business. Artist Rod Judkins suggests some helpful techniques to think more creatively and approach problems differently.
Robin Kermode - Powerful Presentations
When we speak to an audience, we often put on a public mask and use a different voice. Why can’t we seem to be ourselves when we give a talk? In 7 simple steps Robin Kermode reveals how to be a confident and authentic speaker.
Susan Cain - Leading Introverts
Introverts make up half of the population and can make brilliant leaders. Yet in business, they are often passed up for more charismatic people. Susan Cain offers her tips for introverts in the workplace.
Top Leadership Advice
We asked our speakers for their top leadership advice. Here they share some of their wisdom.
Bernard Hogan-Howe - Courage
Bernard Hogan-Howe reflects on his career as police commissioner at the Met, one of the most high-pressured leadership roles there is. Find out why setting values, being representative and building trust is so important.
Caroline Goyder - Gravitas
Caroline Goyder tells the London Business Forum what we can do to have more gravitas. It's a crucial skill in business to ensure you make an impact during a meeting, in presentations and with your colleagues when you need to be heard.