leadership

Meaning 2017

At Meaning you will find bold ideas from unexpected places. You’ll hear from thinkers and do-ers in business, activism, academia and the arts. And you’ll meet the pioneering purpose-driven organisations who are innovating to create a more sustainable, equitable and humane world. It's the annual gathering for people who believe in better business.

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Date: 16 November 2017
Location: Brighton Dome, UK

Live Stream Interview with the CEO of Socialbakers, Robert Lang

Learn about the rise of social analytics and scaling a business with Robert Lang, CEO of Socialbakers.

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Date: 11 November 2015
Location: Online Event, UK

Martine Devos' Coaching Kanban for Teams

Join internationally recognized Agile expert Martine Devos for her 2 day masterclass on team coaching using Kanban. If you work in development, support, project management, line management or training, then Martine Devos' Coaching Kanban for Teams course is for you!

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Date: 1 June 2015
Location: The Skills Matter eXchange, UK

Choosing channels for Leadership Communication: Dos and Don'ts

social media channels

Finding a channel is not difficult, but finding the right one for you can take time and research.

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Getting the balance right: How to lead a successful design agency

Balance

Many design agencies are run by talented creatives who believe they have unique insight. 

They live and breathe the rarefied atmosphere of the creative process that aims to produce the Single Grand Idea and captivate the consumer.

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thefuturestory - Today

Seize the day - understand future trends and work out thefuturestory of your business with us, theblueballroom, on Tuesday 30 April 2013, RADA, London

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Date: 30 April 2013
Location: RADA, UK

On The Edge Manchester

Take part in an incredible journey of discovery as On The Edge hosts marketing’s leading figures, ensuring this provocative one-day conference and networking event is packed with insights guaranteed to get you and your team thinking. Challenging theories and questioning creativity is just the start.

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Date: 27 June 2012
Location: Radisson Edwardian, UK

UPA International 21st Annual Conference

UPA 2012 will explore all the opportunities usability professionals have to be leaders that shape not just human experiences, but also the business and technology world. Themes of influence, power, authority, and initiative will be prevalent as we develop strategies for encouraging Leadership in our field...

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Date: 5 June 2012
Location: The M Resort Spa Casino, US

How to Build a Collaborative Event…

Human Pyramid

Building a collaborative event is not for the faint hearted. Many an event producer has run for the hills when faced with a large committee of partners let alone trying to lead a large team of stakeholders.

If, however, you are brave and follow a few guidelines the benefits of collaboration can be mind-blowing and much bigger than you could ever manage on your own.

Here is a guide based on my learnings directing Social Media Week (SMW) the London Games Fringe & Onemedia.  During SMW we had over 53 event partners, 50+ venues, 110 events and 40 experts on the advisory board. All of this was accomplished in under 16 weeks and here is how:

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The Inspire Conference

The inspire Conference is fuelling the next wave of change in Technology, Creativity, Entrepreneurship and Society

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Date: 7 June 2011
Location: Shoreditch Town Hall, UK