Monthly Archives: April 2013

Winning against the odds…

Unless you’re a tennis fan, you may have missed the fantastic win the British Davis Cup team had over the favourites, Russia, earlier this month. I managed to attend all three days of the competition and am convinced that the leadership provided by the team captains heavily influenced the win. The star performances came from […]

Symbolically Yours…..

Leadership using symbolic action is a common occurrence, with at least three having made the news recently. The first concerns the siting of the new NHS Commissioning Board HQ in Leeds i.e. away from London. Apparently a key purpose is to symbolise a break from political control. The new organisation, it is hoped, will create “the […]