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Future of Leadership and Business Strategy

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - What is Leadership? Styles, Leadership Keynotes

Future of leadership - many articles, videos, conference keynote presentations for multinational corporations by Futurist Patrick Dixon on leadership and business strategy. What is leadership? What is strategy? Leadership syles, skills, development and leadership qualities. Clients include Microsoft, Barclays Bank, HSBC, AT&T, Aviva, Prudential, Siemens, Nokia, Phillips, US Federal Government, Fedex, BP, Unilever, McDonalds, GSK, Forbes, Fortune, Accenture, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and World Bank. Patrick Dixon has given keynotes on leadership related issues at events in North America, Central America, Latin America, Western Europe, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Baltic States, Scandinavia, Africa, Central Asia, South East Asia and Asia Pacific. Themes: How to make things happen. Effective leadership training, leadership methods, change management, virtual teams, multinational leadership, inspirational and motivational leadership.  How to develop strong strategies for growth.

 

How 40 seconds can change next 40 years - Future Strategy - keynote speaker

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How corporate strategies are being overtaken by events. Conference keynote speaker on Risk management complex in banking and payments - need partnerships and collaboration.

Keynote at client event for G2 Web Services. Boards of most banks are only partially aware of total risks they are exposed to. Just look at cyberattacks. Benchmarking risk really risky. Benchmarking is toxic to risk management – when risk managers benchmark their own bank...

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5 lessons I have learned when advising corporations on future strategies

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - What is Leadership? Styles, Leadership Keynotes

I have been helping large corporations develop new strategy for almost 20 years.  Here are 5 things I have learned:  strategies get overtaken by events so be agile; use megatrends to stretch future-thinking; focus on customers and innovation; dig deep into current business challenges; involve many different teams to create ownership and commitment.  Order my new book today: The Future of Almost Everything.  

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How to Wow your Audience: Secrets of World Class Communication!

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How to give really brilliant keynotes and presentations.  How to wow your audience.  The best keynote speakers create pure audience magic in the first few seconds: a relationship with energises, informs and inspires.

Interview with world-class keynote speaker and Futurist Patrick Dixon. The first key is to really know your audience....

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5 Steps to Future-Proof any Business - 5 minute guide for every manager and leader

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - What is Leadership? Styles, Leadership Keynotes

Here is a 5 second guide to the 5 minute guide. 1) Bring in outsiders to challenge your world view.  2) Listen to your customers - but don't believe them. 3) Read widely and be curious about all you meet. 4)  Review your strategies each year. 5) Agile leadership teams.

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Leadership at Speed of Light - managing rapidly changing events

Futurist Keynote Speaker: Posts, Slides, Videos - What is Leadership? Styles, Leadership Keynotes

Leadership, managing rapid change in a globalized digital world. High velocity decision making with multiple strategies for growth in different circumstances. The world is changing faster than you can hold a board meeting. Shortened production cycles. Accelerating change and business transformation. Examples from Tetrapak manufacturing and food packaging. Viral events, economic chaos and crisis. Managing multiple risks. How lucky are you in business? Being prepared for the unexpected. Contingency planning.

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Uncommon Sense, Uncommon Nonsense - review of leadership book by Jules Goddard and Tony Eccles

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“Uncommon sense, Common nonsense” is a much-needed blast of fresh air. Written by Jules Goddard and Tony Eccles, this book is clever, witty, challenging and provocative - a sharply written and entertaining attack on all kinds of management myths, warning of dangerous and futile nonsense promoted by many so-called business gurus.  Full of leadership common sense. Deeply rooted in daily realities of business life. It will challenge how you think about running a corporation, leading teams, strategy, making things happen. Worth buying for the chapter on Discovery Programmes alone.

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How to manage a major crisis - Leadership Training

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All large businesses get hit by crises on a regular basis.  It is a fact of life. And the larger the organisation, the more frequently they happen.  Every employee is a risk of some kind.  Every business unit contains perhaps hundreds of risks.  Combinations of risks are far more common than most people imagine.  Risk management means taking steps to reduce impact of future events, contingency planning, thinking ahead. A crisis provides an ideal opportunity to re-focus on what you are doing across the busines. Here are 15 steps to take when crisis occurs…

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The Future of Business Ethics - advice for Leaders

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How to run business safely in a globalised world where every country has its own ethical code. Managing ethical risks. Why compliance is dead except as a defensive strategy. How corporations are being overtaken by shifts in expectations. Responsibility for ethical performance of corporations. Business Ethics Articles. Impact of corporate governance scandals on business ethics debate. Definition of business ethics. Why business ethics is such a high risk for brands, image, marketing, strategy, product development, investment. Need a world-class keynote speaker on business ethics? Phone Patrick Dixon now or email.

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Leadership Skills: why trust in leaders is not enough.

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Trust is not enough to create great leadership. All strong leaders create trust but also provide vision, direction, purpose, sense of mission -- around which followers unite, forming powerful and effective teams. Management tools only work when vision is clear, strategy is accepted as the way foreward. Otherwise teams become demotivated, lack focus and deviate from the priorities of senior leadership.Show how teams make a difference, save lives, improve the environment. Win war for talent. Believe in your teams. Human resources, recruitment, team management, development and staff training. Presentation for Welsh Parliament.

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