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http://www.globalchange.com/leadership What is leadership? Secrets of leadership, change management and turning strategy into reality. Leadership quotes and leadership styles. Small business ...

http://www.globalchange.com/leadership What is leadership? Secrets of leadership, change management and turning strategy into reality. Leadership quotes and leadership styles. Small business leadership and multinationals. Team leadership, organograms and organizational structures. Leadership qualities, leadership development in crisis, and how to develop strong leadership. Leadership programmes and effective leadership. Motivational leadership, and why motivation matters. Leadership in a crisis. Leadership to command attention, win trust, connect with passion. Leadership ethics and values, leadership development. Business and not-for-profit leadership. Why all people can show leadership depending on situation Dealing with conflict in leadership teams. Integrity, ethics and values in leaders. Video by Futurist Patrick Dixon, author of Futurewise and Building a Better Business. Making a difference and creating a better world.

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Leadership and growth strategies - Motivation, workplace engagement, Ethical business and Corporate social responsibility (CSR)   - Conference keynote speaker Leadership and growth strategies - Motivation, workplace engagement, Ethical business and Corporate social responsibility (CSR) - Conference keynote speaker Presentation Transcript

  • Who cares about the strategy? Does it really matter?
  • Patrick Dixon is Chairman of Global Change Ltd, Author of 15 books and has been ranked one of the 20 most influential business thinkers alive today (Thinkers 50) Leadership and growth strategies - Motivation, workplace engagement, Ethical business and Corporate social responsibility (CSR) (2008) 500 videos of keynotes www.youtube.com/user/pjvdixon Over 4 million views Dixon’s Futurist Website www.globalchange.com/ 14 million unique visitors.
  • Ethical Does business have a purpose? • 90% of 30-40 year olds want to leave conventional business jobs • 60% of 25-35 year olds feel unfulfilled in careers • 83% say they are having a “quarter-life crisis” • 90% are looking for a higher purpose at work • 59% say they seen no meaningful purpose in their work or organisation Connect with passion to win war for talent
  • Does Business Have a Noble Purpose? World Economic Forum debate• All products and services are sold on the promise of a better life• The purpose of business therefore is to deliver on that promise• Profits are the reward for doing so• Message really matters
  • Ethical Secret of all change management Convince people of the real danger, need for urgent action, and how they can help create a better future
  • Leadership• Most important human activity in the world• Most important element in business• Leadership is found everywhere, simple to do, hard to imitate, something that people can fall into by accident and others struggle for years to achieve
  • Great Leadership is Timeless• Beyond culture or situation• Time-warp leadership reaching one generation from hundreds or thousands of years ago in writings or oral traditions
  • Clear Direction• The whole world steps aside for a man who knows where he is going
  • Most Leadership is by Example• Your greatest leadership influence may be through lives of those you influenced, mentored, encouraged and taught some years ago.• Leadership influence can span several generations, commonly seen in families, but also in all long-term organisations
  • • 6 out of 10 Americans work for nothing – 43% in the UK• Volunteers up from 83 to 100 million from 1987 – 1999• Average 200 hours a year• 20 billion hours a year• Value same as 12% Federal Budget• 4.5% GDP Volunteering is about…. ?????
  • more difficult to define. It will mean demonstrating how yourcorporation makes a real difference for everyone: for shareholders ofcourse, but also for your customers, and your workers, for the widercommunity, and in some small way for the whole of humanity – for example by protecting the environment.
  • Cause Related Marketing• US spending on Cause Related Marketing jumped from $125m in 1990 to $828 in 2002• 66 UK businesses raised £50m in 2002 for 50 charities through 81 linked programmes• Over £17m of gifts in kind given in 23 community initiatives• 27 corporations committed £13m and 65,000 hours of staff time
  • Tesco Computers for Schools• “Computers for Schools” voucher for £10 spent• Schools collect tokens for computers• Over £62.5 million worth of computers and related equipment given to schools since 1992• 42,200 computers -more than one for every school in the UK
  • • "Perfection!," A TripAdvisor Member, Pittsburgh, May 2, 2005 This was the most beautiful hotel I have ever stayed in! Just perfect. Service was also perfect. We... "The Money is worth it for the great memories!," A TripAdvisor Member, Chicago, IL, Apr 27, 2005 This was an incredible honeymoon stay! I am a diamond member, so we used points for our stay, but I...
  • Radical Tesco Computers for Schools• Collect tokens• 42,200 computers• One for every school in the UK
  • Radical Proctor and Gamble • Pampers disposable nappies – Education programme teaching parents to be better parents • Toothpaste – Schools programme teaching children about oral hygiene • Tampons – Schools programme teaching about sexual health
  • Radical Cadburys • Sports initiative for schools • Save chocolate wrappers • Exchange for basket ball and net • Media revealed how many bars have to be eaten / ball • Get fit  Get fat • “Exploiting children – dangerous” • Advertising campaign scrapped
  • Change only happens when people believe that the endresult is likely to be worth the effort
  • Ethical
  • • www.globalchange.com/ppt/sustain
  • Sustainability
  • Massive jump in world population
  • Loss of up to 50% of major species in next 100 years• Only 10% of big ocean fish remain• Most global fishing is under threat• 25% of all mammals face extinction (by 2035 say UN)• 1 in 8 plant species face extinction
  • Media is interested in revelation The truth about your organisation ! What kind of people you really are
  • 48 hours of crisis• Nestle sues Ethiopian government for 1975 debt – Dec 2002• Public outcry• Board backs down in 24 hours• Accepts $1.5m in January 03 and gives it all back to famine relief• Damage to brand = $ ??
  • Join the Opposition– Fish farming attacked by BBC  Nutreco 20% fall in share price in 24 hours– Partnership with Friends of the Earth and adoption of “best practice”– New “scandal” breaks in Brazil– “Best practice” credentials kill off story
  • Justice for Coffee Farmers• 25 million families depend on coffee• Income halved in 10 years• 600,000 lost jobs in South America alone• Farmer receives 35c of a $3 retail price
  • Urban
  • Urban Food: new tobacco?• Food so nice you get addicted• Release of endorphins ?• Epidemic of diabetes – 1 in 3 babies will get in US• $100bn a year cost in US
  • Food Company CSR Risk Management– Fund research into food addiction– Fund major advertising campaigns about obesity and healthy eating– Stop advertising junk food to children– Be more open and transparent about composition of food sold– Launch “healthy eating” alternatives– Add health warnings to some products– Employ strongest critics as advisors on new product development
  • Tribal Keep close to your customers
  • Tribal Impact of Blogs – Web Diaries • 1 in 12 web users in France • 1 in 14 web users in US
  • Patrick Dixon is Chairman of Global Change Ltd, Author of 15 books and has been ranked one of the 20 most influential business thinkers alive today (Thinkers 50) Leadership and growth strategies - Motivation, workplace engagement, Ethical business and Corporate social responsibility (CSR) (2008) 500 videos of keynotes www.youtube.com/user/pjvdixon Over 4 million views Dixon’s Futurist Website www.globalchange.com/ 14 million unique visitors.