Listening is one of the most important skills in life, not just in business. In this video, former hostage negotiator Richard Mullender shares his tips for how to really listen to get results.
We asked our speakers from the past year, what does leadership mean to you? In these uncertain times, we need leaders who allow others to thrive and create an environment where many voices can be heard. Lead by example.
In this compilation, our speakers tell us what words come to mind when they think of the future. What are your three words?
Olympic diver Leon Taylor reveals three tools that you can use to cope with stress and anxiety during these uncertain times. Follow Leon's Mindset and Movement tips for a hit of positive thinking.
It can be hard to focus in a crisis so how can we be more productive despite this? Zena Everett gives her top tips for how to best manage your time to get stuff done in less time.
Neil Mullarkey gives his three top tips for coping during the current crisis. With some really practical advice and a little humour thrown in these are some great ways to get through the lockdown and beyond.
Leaders will be tested on how they perform in the current crisis. Here are four excellent tips from Jo Owen to help you pass the Tea Bag Test!
Some wise words from Richard Gerver to help us navigate these challenging times. Aimed at parents who are juggling home working with homeschooling, this video is both reassuring and inspiring for those of us feeling overwhelmed!
Linda Moir explores how to perfect the customer experience by delivering brilliant basics and magic touches.
Marc Woods explains how to take personal responsibility, work within teams and enthuse all those around you. He offers new strategies for coping with the unexpected, boosting your personal resilience and finding success.
We ask Marshall Goldsmith what makes a great leader. Marshall's top three tips are useful wherever you are on your leadership journey. Powerful and easy to understand, the challenge is putting them into practice.
We ask Steve Peters to share tips from his mind management model - the Chimp Paradox. This model simplifies how your brain works and helps you understand how to make your mind work for you.
David Taylor - NLP Stripped Bare
David Taylor tells us more about NLP and why it is useful. He reveals his top tips for being more influential and motivating others in this interview with the London Business Forum.
Simon Lancaster - Presentation Secrets
You cannot be a great leader without being a great communicator. If you want to engage people, the best thing to do is speak to their emotions. Simon provides 3 principles to help you win over hearts and minds.
Adrian Webster - Motivate
What is it you want from a leader? Someone who cares, gives you time and is human. Adrian provides great tips for leaders and managers. He explores how to conquer complacency and transform your team into a happy, winning crew.
Jonny Wilkinson - Tackling Success
Jonny’s pursuit of perfection is what made him one of the greatest rugby players of all time. This success is only part of Jonny’s story. At this event, we hear unique insights on the pressure of expectation, stress and the impact on his wellbeing.
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.
Graham Allcott - Get it Done
What is a Productivity Ninja and how can you become one? Graham Allcott reveals the top barriers to productivity and how we can overcome them. His top tips are a great way to assess your approach to work and make changes to get things done.
Richard Gerver - The Power of Purpose
Purpose is one of the best ways to build trust. If you can empower people and make them feel valued, then you'll be a great leader. Richard shares his ideas on purpose and why it's so important to share a simple, tangible, powerful vision.
Ant Middleton - Who Dares Wins
Special forces training is no walk in the park. The rules are strict and they make sure you learn the hard way. Ant Middleton shares the importance of a positive mindset. This is at the core of being a good leader and building effective teams.
Sahar Hashemi - Disruptive Innovation
Innovation and entrepreneurship aren't personality traits, we are all capable of them. Sahar Hashemi tells us how we can encourage an entrepreneurial spirit in large organisations. Discover three habits you can try today.
Eddie Obeng - Leadership Gold Dust
What is leadership and how can you be a better at it? Eddie Obeng offers some top tips for aspiring leaders.
Ken Blanchard - Servant Leadership
Management legend Ken Blanchard reveals why servant leadership is the only model for better organisations and a better world.
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.
Ben Fogle & Kenton Cool - Cool Leadership
Ben Fogle and Kenton Cool tell the story of their Everest summit. Pushed to their limits, with Ben’s oxygen supplies failing twice, they share their experiences of team building, leadership, decision making, motivation and trust.
Farrah Storr - Confidence HIIT
You have all the qualifications, knowledge and experience, yet something is holding you back. Something stops you from really going for it. Farrah Storr reveals how her BMD method can transform your confidence and help you to live fearlessly...
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.
What are the top skills for future success?
We asked our speakers 'What are the top skills needed for future success?' Here's what they had to say...
Herminia Ibarra - Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader
Herminia Ibarra reveals how to take your leadership skills to the next level. She explores what skills are required in "real leadership" and how to learn and practise them to be a better leader.
Richard Reeves - The New Alpha
The traditional alpha leadership model is at odds with the collaborative, diverse and happy culture that we now know makes organisations successful. Richard Reeves outlines a new model of leadership for business success.
Guy Kawasaki - Enchantment
Highlights from London Business Forum's event with Guy Kawasaki. Guy reveals the secrets to enchantment, demonstrating the best way to influence and persuade others.
Top Leadership Advice
We asked our speakers for their top leadership advice. Here they share some of their wisdom.