Grab a cuppa, plump a cushion and join us in the leadership lounge. It’s a safe space to join Colin Tapscott and guests as we discuss and explore topics that inspire and equip you to be everyday leaders.
Episode 22 - Supportive Systems
Our guest is none other than Kate Kelly! With years of experience supporting businesses, Kate is the perfect guest to explore Supportive Systems. Join us on the Leadership Lounge.
Episode 21 - Starting From Scratch
Whether it’s a new project or a new organisation, starting from scratch can feel quite ominous. But there are some simple steps you can take to make the new venture a success. Join Colin as he interviews Richard Dedicoat the headteacher who is starting a new school from scratch. We will explore how the Purpose, Partners, People and Place can be pulled together to make it work.
Episode 20 - Thinking Correctly Under Pressure
Every leader has pressurised moments. In these moment our thinking can abandon us and so learning how to think clearly and correctly under pressure can help us manage the outcome. Vicki Gascogne Cecil joins us in the Leadership Lounge to explain how she managed her thinking in a highly pressurised moment. Colin and Vicki unpick the key things that can help each of us do the same.
Episode 19 - Building Business
Leading is all about taking people on a journey of improvement. When you build a business or establish any project of idea, it needs some core components to do that successfully. So, what are the core components of building a successful business? Colin meets Sarah Manning of Secure Stores Nationwide, who in the midst of a pandemic has established and built a successful container business. In this podcast we will explore, BUILDING BUSINESS and the core components like Purpose, Promise and Passion that help you build business or establish any project in any sector.
Episode 18 - Vision Into Reality
How do you turn your vision for something into reality? How do you keep on course with your vision when challenge comes? How do you decide whether to take a project on? Meet Heidi Franklin from Wild Play as Colin interviews her in an outside Leadership Lounge about how she turned her vision into reality and top tips we can gain from her experience.
Episode 17 - A Box Called Learning
A lot has happened over the last 18 months. Some of it feels challenging, maybe even a little bad. Some of it has created opportunities. If we just see things as a binary good or bad we can miss some important learning. This podcast, Colin gathers with two good friends to explore the last 18 months and see whether instead of seeing things through a good or bad lens whether we just explored it as a box of learning and how that helps.
Those of a nervous disposition should know that this podcast contains the topic of ‘pants’. For some, you are now intrigued. But, if you don’t like pants talked about then please don’t listen. :)