Learning REWIRED

Learning REWIRED

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Where leaders are challenged to rethink what, how and why they and their organizations learn


ELR #016: AI and the evolution of executive learning, with Joel Hellermark
Sep 17 • 19 min
AI has been called everything from a fantasy to a curse. Between the extremes we find something more practical and useful: a tool that can be used to automate unwanted human functions and augment our ability to make good decisions. As our guest in this…
ELR #15: LGBTQ+ and inclusive organisations, with Victor Nieves
Aug 27 • 31 min
It has never been more critical for organisations to be authentic about inclusiveness. Yet, many leaders still lack the self-awareness, language or emotional skills needed to engage effectively and empathetically with LGBTQ+ members of their business. In…
Resilience in a post-pandemic world
Aug 4 • 26 min
Resilience has long been a staple of leadership development, but through the global crisis this quality has come to define successful individuals, leaders and organisations. Through our conversations with leading thinkers, practitioners and development…
ELR #014 - Moving beyond learning towards development, with Dr Alan Watkins
Jul 16 • 33 min
The accelerated rate of change we are experiencing will not disappear with the subsidence of Covid-19 - this is the new normal. How can leaders build the capacities they need to engage with this rapidly evolving landscape? In this episode of Learning…
ELR #013: Embracing the zeitgeist of inclusion, with Stephen Frost
Jul 2 • 35 min
Diversity and Inclusion have been “important but not urgent” issues for some time, but are we living in a pivotal period in history, when the momentum of social movements finally accelerates organisational change? We posed this question to Stephen Frost:…
ELR #012 - The power of humane workplaces with Vlatka Hlupic
May 22 • 37 min
“Until recently, it was assumed that the business interest was on a collision course with social and environmental concerns. Yet recent research findings challenge this assumption. It turns out that you can secure superior financial returns through highly…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Alex Edmans
May 14 • 19 min
Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key takeways from our podcast series. In this episode, the highlights of our interview with Alex Edmans, Professor of Finance at London Business School and author of the…
ELR #011 - Delivering purpose and profit, with Alex Edmans
May 7 • 39 min
Businesses are under increasing pressure to seek their profits in a responsible way. The common view is that aiming for positive social outcomes requires financial sacrifice for investors; or, in the opposite direction, that the pursuit of profit is…
ELR #010 - How people learn, with Nick Shackleton-Jones
Apr 24 • 40 min
The multi-systems crises catalysed by Covid-19 have challenged business, society, the world economy, and many of our pre-established beliefs. In these difficult times we are given endless opportunities to learn and develop, but what separates…
ELR #009 - Physical Intelligence with Claire Dale & Patricia Peyton
Apr 8 • 42 min
It has never been more important for leaders to master their own emotional and cognitive intelligence. In times of crisis everyone is under elevated levels of stress, but leaders bear a greater responsibility to manage their responses with equanimity and…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Jim Lawless
Apr 2 • 18 min
Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key takeways from our podcast series. In this episode, the highlights of our interview with Jim Lawless, author, speaker and adaptability expert: Why we need to let go of industrial…
ELR #008 - Mastering adaptability with Jim Lawless
Mar 26 • 38 min
20 years into the 21st century and it has become almost platitudinal to observe that what got us here in the past will not get us where we need to go in the future. By now, we all know that we are living through an age of unprecedented rates of change. We…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Alan Brown
Mar 19 • 34 min
Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key takeways from our podcast series. In this episode, the highlights of our interview with Alan Brown, Professor of Digital Economy at Exeter Business School and author of Delivering…
Embodying sustainability through D&I, with Shiela Vinczeller
Mar 13 • 26 min
We were fortunate to have Aptar #CHRO Shiela Vinczeller in the studio recently to share her passion for the topic of Diversity & Inclusion. Shiela was in London for Aptar’s powerful custom leadership programme, Campus, co-created with Headspring, by…
ELR #007 - Delivering digital transformation with Alan Brown
Mar 11 • 35 min
Professor Alan Brown is an expert in digital economy with a career rooted in private sector tech development. He has driven digital transformation from the inside out and, in this episode of Learning REWIRED, shares some of the many lessons he has…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Simon Ashton
Mar 5 • 17 min
For those short commutes, long queues, or days that you just don’t have the time: Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key takeways from our podcast series. In this episode, the highlights of our interview with Simon…
ELR #006 - Leader as listener and learner, with Simon Ashton
Feb 27 • 43 min
The industrial era was defined by the need to know everything. The new industrial revolution is defined by the need to learn and learn and relearn without inflexibility and attachment. What are the human capacities that prepare our people for this type of…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Binna Kandola
Feb 20 • 14 min
For those short commutes, long queues, or days that you just don’t have the time: Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key takeways from our podcast series. In this episode, the highlights of our interview with Professor…
ELR #05: Why we need inclusive leadership, with Binna Kandola
Feb 10 • 44 min
It seems we are living in a time of increased polarisation. Every day we are reminded of the things that make us different rather than those that connect us. This is a heightened awareness of diversity but often at the expense of inclusion. What does this…
FLASH INSIGHTS with José Hernandez
Feb 6 • 14 min
For those short commutes, long queues, or days that you just don’t have the time: Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key insights and takeways from our podcast series. In this episode, the highlights of our interview…
ELR #04: ESG, CEOs and corporate scandal, with José Hernandez
Jan 27 • 28 min
Ethical and sustainable corporations are not just about flowery ideologies, hugging trees, or peace, love and unity. This is basic good business. Companies that want to endure and thrive need to commit to doing the right thing, not just for people and the…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Kit Krugman
Jan 21 • 14 min
For those short commutes, long queues, or days that you just don’t have the time: Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key insights and takeways from our podcast series. In this episode, the highlights of our interview…
ELR #003: Building better organisations with Kit Krugman
Jan 10 • 40 min
Capitalism is shifting beyond the longheld boundaries of shareholder primacy. Declarations like those made by The Business Roundtable have brought the interests of multiple stakeholders - employees, clients, suppliers, communities and the environment - to…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Alf Rehn
Dec 20, 2019 • 16 min
Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a distillation of key insights and takeways from our podcast series. In this slot we highlight Professor Alf Rehn’s illuminating views on questions like How do effective, positive legacy-building leaders engage with…
ELR #002: The paradox of powerful leadership, with Alf Rehn
Dec 13, 2019 • 37 min
Power and leadership are often used interchangeably, but as we learn in this dialogue with Professor Alf Rehn, one of the qualities that separates good leadership from great is the understanding that this is not the case. The distribution of decision…
FLASH INSIGHTS with Gary Kildare
Dec 3, 2019 • 12 min
Learning REWIRED’s FLASH INSIGHTS is a distillation of key insights and takeways from our podcast series. In this slot we tease out IBM Europe CHRO Gary Kildare’s views on questions like What is AI? (it’s not what you think) Where does responsibility for…
ELR #001: Humans in an AI workplace with Gary Kildare
Nov 25, 2019 • 44 min
We are all aware of the apparently imminent Age of AI, though views of the future relationship between man and machine vary wildly. Especially debatable is the impending impact of AI and automation in the workplace. Will machines become our servants or…