• Tuesday, January 16 2018

    Blog: The Importance of Self-leadership

    Have you ever asked yourself these three critical questions? 1. What is self-leadership? 2. Why does self-leadership matter more than ever before? 3. How can I achieve self-leadership? 1. What is self-leadership? Self-leadership is the capability to achieve the direction and motivation to positively influence your own performance. It’s about achieving personal excellence and mastery. Self-leadership means empowering...
    • Monday, January 15 2018

    Blog: Fast-forward to 2020: How the decisions you make today could affect your business in three years

    As managers and business leaders, we need to make big strategic decisions for our company: Where to focus? How to allocate our resources? How to grow? These choices usually involve serious commitments of capital and people, and once set, they may be very costly, time consuming, or simply impossible to change. But this is not the only reason why we have this 'pit in the stomach' feeling when making important strategic...
    • Friday, January 12 2018

    Blog: MBA Stories. Nick Asselin-Miller

    Nick enjoyed a varied and successful career in the sustainable energy sector before securing a place at INSEAD. Most recently he was a Business Area Manager for the Sustainable Transport practice at Ricardo Energy & Environment, a leading environmental consultancy. Here he was responsible for co-managing the practice, including developing the practice's business plan, resourcing projects, leading on sales in the...
    • Wednesday, January 10 2018

    Blog: Millennials and a data driven culture: asking better questions is a team sport

    ‘Any complex task is best approached by flattening hierarchies. It gets everybody feeling like they're in the inner circle, so that they develop a sense of ownership’ General Stanley McChrystal, Author, Team of Teams There are exciting things happening in the workplace. As we move towards empowering teams closest to our customers, foster collaboration across organisational silos, the next question to...
    • Tuesday, January 9 2018

    Blog: Are you running in the right direction?

    Commercialising innovative ideas feels like a constant run. It requires immense effort as you attempt to move forward and make progress, while facing one hurdle after another. But it’s not just simply a case of running … in fact, entrepreneurs and innovators are trained to run fast. Time can be one of your greatest enemies when new products or services are waiting to be adopted, and speed is seen as critical...