This short but inspiring video is an excerpt from Channel 4’s Boss to Boss series with England’s Mens Football manager, Gareth Southgate, and Mercedes F1 manager, Toto Wolff. Their exchange was a masterclass in leadership, management, motivation and human behaviour. Here are five of the key takeaways:
Business Agility TV
Interesting videos that we have found that deepen our understanding of Business Agility.
This short but informative video takes a look at the key question from Chip & Dan Heath’s book ‘Switch’. Why is it hard to make lasting change even when the change is good for the people involved? The video digs deeper into the three steps the Heaths suggest to create permanent change in any personal …
“Empathy is feeling with people”. In this beautifully designed short video from RSA, Brené Brown talks us through Empathy. What it is, how it feels, and how it benefits those that need it.
Could you build an MVP in only one week? The Nordstrom Innovation Lab challenged themselves to do just that in plain sight of their customers.
Ever had a bad door experience? No matter how hard you pull, it won’t open and then you realise you need to push. Bad doors are everywhere. In this video, Joe Posner has a chat with Don Norman about Norman doors and what the implications are for Human-centered design. Oh – and we find out …
Tiffany Shlain discusses the skills we need to thrive in today’s world.
Niklas Modig uses the example of a child needing medical help to illustrate the difference between flow efficiency and resource efficiency. It serves as an excellent emotional hook to highlight this key idea of why flow efficiency is so important for business agility. Read more
Sir Dave Brailsford talks about how small, incremental gains helped British Cycling become successful. He discusses continuous improvement and how to align teams behind a goal to win.
Gary Hamel argues that the most important invention of the last 100 years is management. He discusses that we are using management tools and techniques which are no longer fit for purpose for the challenges we face today.
Matthew Syed explores the differences between growth and fixed mindsets and how our attitude to failure governs our success. It’s a topic he also explores in his wonderful book Black Box Thinking.