July 4th 2014

The Pleasure & Sorrows of Work – Interview with Alain de Botton

At our 2014 Summer Lecture, philosopher and best-selling author, Alain de Botton identified how you can derive pleasure from any job, no matter how repetitive or mundane, and the common features of work which give pleasure to those who do it.

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July 14th 2014

Progress - Issue 2: The Pleasures of Work

Within this second edition of our e-magazine - Progress - philosopher and best-selling author Alain de Botton discusses the pleasures and sorrows of work.

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  • Learning and Development
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July 9th 2013

Summer Lecture - Interview with Dr. Iain McGilchrist

Keynote speaker at our inaugural Summer Lecture, Dr. Iain McGilchrist discusses the benefits of knowing more about the structure of the brain and how a considered imbalance in our thinking can lend itself to dangers in a social and environmental remit.

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July 17th 2014

Progress - Issue 2: The Pleasures of Work

Within this second edition of our e-magazine - Progress - philosopher and best-selling author Alain de Botton discusses the pleasures and sorrows of work.

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  • Performance Management
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October 8th 2015

Purpose & Strategy – How do organisations determine purpose, create and execute meaningful strategic intent?

What is the role of strategy in creating meaning? Rebecca Homkes from London Business School takes us on the journey of finding our organisation’s purpose.

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  • Being an HR Director
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Global Strategy
  • HR Models
  • Organisation Development
  • Strategic Workforce Planning
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Strategic Reward
  • Wellbeing
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October 8th 2015

Meaning & Purpose of Work – Workplaces

In this presentation, Dr Veronica Hope Hailey explores the role of leaders in creating meaningful workplaces, as well as the role of trust.

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  • Difficult Conversations
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Managing People
  • Negotiations
  • Organisation Development
  • Performance Management
  • Receiving Feedback
  • Security & Privacy
  • Transformation
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October 8th 2015

Iain McGilchrist's talk on work

Iain provides an eloquent and poetic exploration of the meaning of work.

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  • Learning and Development
  • Performance Management
  • Strategic Reward
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