Chief executives must be flag bearers of brand reputation in the face of potentially damaging cultural risks Article by Karam Filfilan Freelance business editor and journalist specialising in human resources, the future of work and innovation. Previously deputy editor of Changeboard. A toxic culture creates a variety of risks for a business. From reputational damage brought on by revelations [...]
In a frank and open discussion regarding their own experiences of mental ill health, writer, communicator and strategist, Alastair Campbell, and ex-global VP for HR at Unilever, Geoff McDonald, took to the RGS stage for a session titled 'Changing the lens on mental health'. Facilitated by CEO and founder of Complete Coherence, Dr. Alan Watkins, the session touched upon [...]
Journalist Carl Honore believes the Western world's emphasis on speed erodes health, productivity and quality of life. But there's a backlash brewing, as everyday people start putting the brakes on their all-too-modern lives. In Praise of Slowness plots the lineage of our speed-obsessed society; while it recognises the difficulty of slowing down, it also highlights the successes of everyday [...]
Geoff McDonald explains the power of asking for help in the workplace. Advocating and advising Human Resources how to leverage mental health as an advantage.