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    Agile Working is Essential

    Businesses must be ready for change

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    Not All Growth is Easy to Showcase

    Webinar: 5 simple steps for a top-notch Personal Development Plan.

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    5 Signs You Have Accidental Managers.

    And what you can do about them.

Business leaders

This organisation needs professional leaders

This organisation is yours

22 May 2019

Productivity concept

Never knowingly unproductive: Sir Charlie Mayfield on workplace productivity

Since the great financial crisis of 2007-2008, UK productivity levels have tanked. This could leave the country exposed in a post-Brexit environment when we’ll need the economy firing on all cylinders. Sir Charlie Mayfield CCMI, chairman of the John Lewis Partnership and of the government-backed Productivity Leadership Group, is focused on turning our fortunes around

20 May 2019

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Entrepreneur Roundtable

How to be more entrepreneurial: Five lessons for your company

CMI’s recent Companions roundtable assembled a group of thoroughbred entrepreneurs to discuss bringing entrepreneurial thinking into mature organisations. The answer is simple. Sort of...

17 May 2019

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Dame Vivian Hunt

The dawn of the new 'everyday' leadership

We witnessed the arrival of a new era for management and leadership at CMI’s 2019 President’s Dinner. Its characteristics? Progressive attitudes, being attentive to the margins, and leadership that’s visible in the small, everyday actions

17 May 2019

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CMI President's Dinner 2019

Six huge stories from CMI's 2019 President's Dinner

CMI’s new royal patron; Management Book of the Year; CMgr of the Year; Lifetime Achievement and Gold Medal winners; Management 4.0 launch. What a night!

16 May 2019

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management in 2019

Five leadership ideas that you need to know now

Self-management. The return of pen and paper. Digital minimalism. Just some of the management and leadership ideas that are big news in 2019

10 May 2019

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Paul Geddes

Ten years at the top: the change manager changes... himself

The outgoing chief executive of Direct Line Paul Geddes shared lessons on leadership sell-by dates, selling a change narrative and modern hiring traits with a group of CMI Companions

10 May 2019

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