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The Next Step in Nanotechnology

 27th January 2017 by gihan

George Tulevski researches the use nanomaterials for the next generation of computers. In this TED Talk, he talks more broadly about the power and potential of nanotechnology. If you don’t know much about nanotechnology, it’s a good introduction. More ...

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How to Lead From Everywhere – Free Webinar Next Week

 24th January 2017 by gihan

The workplace – and what employees want from it – has changed over the years. The standard workplace of the past was an office with everybody working the same hours, at the same time, in the same place, focussed on the same goals. Modern workplaces More ...

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Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World

 4th January 2017 by gihan

My dietitian friend and client Julie Meek helps busy executives and leaders maintain their health, fitness and energy. This is an important issue for these leaders, because they often have chaotic, unpredictable lifestyles, so it’s difficult More ...

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Free E-Book: Expect More From 2017

 13th December 2016 by gihan

At the start of each year, I invite my clients to contribute a short article to an e-book full of tips and strategies for success in your personal and professional life.

This is what you will find in this year’s edition:

  1. An Alternative Point of View to Expecting More! – David Penglase
  2. Step Up and Stand For Something – Gihan Perera
  3. Powerful Year – Dr. Amy Silver
  4. Ensure That 2017 Is Your Best Year Yet – Ian Berry
  5. Learning How to Be An Effective Learner – Dr. Nicky Howe
  6. Flip the Switch To “TRUST” – Ann Rolfe
  7. Your Role Is to Guide, Not To Control – Bryan Whitefield
  8. The Best Leaders Do Less, Not More – Ross Clennett
  9. The Power of Story – Justus Lewis
  10. The Best Advice, Ever – Clive Murphy
  11. The Secret to Managing Sales Performance – Paul Archer
  12. 4 Steps to Motivate High Performance in Your People – Dr. Maree Harris
  13. Your New Way of Lifting Your EQ – Christopher Golis
  14. Modelling Civility In 2017 – Dr. Ann Villiers
  15. Resiliency: Bounce Back from Challenges – Rob Salisbury
  16. How to Transform Your Coaching In 2017 – Maree McPherson
  17. Finish What You Start – Shelley Dunstone
  18. Inspire Leaders to Change The Game – Brian Donovan
  19. Why Plans Matter In 2017 – Dr. Richard Huysmans
  20. Mindfulness and Cultural Intelligence (CQ) – Trisha Carter

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Recommended Podcast: Fit for the Future

 8th December 2016 by gihan

This is my own podcast, aimed at leaders – within organisations and those who run their own businesses – to help them become future-proof and fit for the future.

The podcast is a mix of interviews, conversations with my friend Chris More ...

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Book Review: The Future of the Professions

 25th November 2016 by gihan

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This book is a fascinating glimpse into the future of expertise. It looks at the traditional professions (such as law, accounting, and medicine) and widens the field by adding others such as divinity, journalism, and management consulting.

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Recommended Podcast: The Future of Work

 18th November 2016 by gihan

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In this excellent podcast, Jacob Morgan interviews key business leaders – including CEOs, CHROs, Learning & Development managers, and business owners – about the future of work. His interviews cover a broad range of topics about More ...

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Recommended Podcast: TED Radio Hour

 4th November 2016 by gihan

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If you enjoy watching TED Talks, but lament the fact that you don’t have time to watch them all, you will love this podcast. Each episode takes one topic – such as big data, time management, trust, design and optimism – and explores More ...

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Recommended Podcast: HBR Ideacast

 21st October 2016 by gihan

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Each episode of this podcast from Harvard Business Review features an interview with a Harvard academic, the author of a new book, or some other authority on some aspect of business. As you would expect from the Harvard Business Review, the interview More ...

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Recommended Podcast: Exponential Wisdom

 14th October 2016 by gihan

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In this podcast, billionaire investor and futurist Peter Diamandis teams up with master coach Dan Sullivan to discuss future trends and technologies – including automation, innovation, healthcare technology, the Internet of Things, and so More ...

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