We believe in a New 'P and L' for business: one that is focused as much on Principles and Leadership as Profit and Loss, because we know that if your principles are right and aligned with your purpose, and your leadership has clarity of vision and is strong and empathic, then your business will be in profit and not in loss in so many ways.
Each week we interview entrepreneurs and business people to understand their views on the importance of Principles and Leadership, and how we can all work together to build more productive, collaborative, creative and ultimately, successful businesses.
This week, The New P&L – Principles & Leadership in Business podcast series speaks to founder of Bead&Proceed and World Economic Forum 'Global Shaper', Bridget Williams, on how we can all actively work towards achieving the United Nations' 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Through Bead&Proceed, Bridget has developed a unique, highly creative and memorable approach to getting individuals and businesses to take more conscious and consistent action on these critical societal goals.
In an age when consumers and shareholders are increasingly demanding greater transparency and responsibility from businesses, building authentic trust in a brand is one of the essential ingredients to ensuring business leaders continue to grow their businesses in a socially and commercially responsible manner.
In this episode of The New P&L - Principles & Leadership in Business podcast series speaks to Dr John Blakey, former FTSE100 managing director, entrepreneur, CEO coach and now founder and managing director of The Trusted Executive Foundation (www.trustedexecutive.com). We discuss with John why 'trust' and 'purpose' are business virtues whose time has truly come and the proven commercial benefits to brands of placing these virtues right at the heart of a business.
Data privacy, security, aggregation and management are all hot topics on the current agenda: citizens concerned about data privacy and unauthorised use of their data; brands scrambling to collect, mine and use it more effectively; tech companies trying to work out what the future of it should be and governments trying to understand and agree the right level of regulation for it all.
In this episode of The New P&L - Principles & leadership in Business podcast, we speak to data entrepreneur and Co-Founder & Chief Innovation Officer of MyLife Digital, J Cromack, on his opinions regarding the current state of the tech and data industries as well as what brands and tech companies need to do next to ensure they maintain the trust and confidence of consumers as we move further into the digital age.
How can companies apply the principles of teamwork, determined focus and high performance - the essential ingredients for sporting success - in the business environment and what are the real benefits to doing this? In our first New P&L - Principles & leadership in Business podcast for 2020, we speak to Graeme Smith, ex-England and Scotland rugby representative and now Chairman of the IPIA Independent Printing Industries Association, President of the BPMA and managing director of Cyan Group, about how he has successfully integrated the skills and principles he learnt in sport into his business the trade bodies he heads up.
The climate crisis is huge and requires collective and global participation to make it truly effective. Sometimes, it can seem insurmountable. So, how do we address this challenge one person or one company at a time? This week, The New P&L - Principles & leadership in Business podcast series speaks to Sustainability & CSR specialist, Veronica Heaven, who offers her views on what businesses can do to play their part in ensuring we all collectively address the climate crisis, without compromising a company's commercial success in the process.
This week, The New P&L - Principles & Leadership in Business speaks to Creative Strategist, TEDx speaker & 'Kindness Warrior', Cassie Roma on the importance of kindness, culture and the influence of social media in business and what 'women in tech' need to do to achieve success in the fourth industrial revolution.
Haka, the Maori war dance, made internationally famous by the All Blacks - New Zealand's national rugby team, is a hugely powerful and spiritual part of Maori culture. This week, The New P&L - Principles & Leadership in Business podcast series speaks to HakaWorks, CEO, Karl Burrows, who combines his extensive business experience and the leadership tools he has inherited from his Maori culture to teach the fundamental principles of haka and Maori culture to corporate leadership teams, businesses and organisations around the world. This unique combination has a profound and lasting effect on leaders and employees, helping to build collaboration and trust within teams and authentically connect a company's people to its purpose.
How can companies leverage principles and leadership to enhance their relationships with both customers and employees? This week, Modern Cultural Anthropologist, Strategy Director & TEDx speaker, Rob Scotland discusses his views on how the relationships companies want and need with their customers and employees rely on strong, authentic leadership and adherence to a core set of values and principles.
Sometimes conversations around digital transformation feel a little like the Emperor's new clothes. So, this week The New P&L spoke to Martech powerhouse and digital transformation specialist, Sakina Najmi who clearly defines the purpose of, and processes for, digital transformation, and the type of leadership needed to make it a success.
This week The New P&L - Principles & Leadership in Business podcast series speaks to Peter Prodromou, Digital Visionary and Chief Strategy & Growth Officer at Boston Digital on ethics, transparency and leadership in the digital world of business and commerce.
This week, The New P&L speaks to Tom Cheesewright - respected British futurist and author of ‘High Frequency Change – why we feel like change happens faster now and what to do about it’. We discuss the role technology can play in helping businesses to enhance their principles and leadership and the challenges business leaders need to overcome if they are to thrive in the fourth industrial revolution.
The Amplifier Group welcomes you to The New P&L – Principles & Leadership in Business podcast series.
We believe business needs a ‘New P&L’ – one that is focused as much on Principles & Leadership as it is on Profit and Loss – because we believe if your principles are right and aligned with your purpose and your leadership has a clear vision, focus, strength and empathy, then your business will be in profit and not loss, in so many ways.
We’ve got some incredible guests lined up for this series over the next few weeks. This week we kicked off the series with former barefoot waterski champion, now CEO of the international leadership and management consultancy, The Carroll Consultancy, Timothy Carroll. Tim is also author of a great new book on leadership, called ‘The Evolutionary Leader’, so we sat down with Tim this week to gauge his thoughts on Principles and Leadership in Business.
Find out more on the Carroll Consultancy at: www.carrollconsultancy.com
Check out more about the Amplifier Group at: www.amplifiedcreativity.com