We’re delighted to release Chief Wellbeing Officer as an Audiobook. Distributed on Amazon’s Audible platform you can get it for free with a trial subscription. It has a total running time of 6 hours 13 minutes and is narrated by the authors themselves. Check out the free sample on the links below and listen to Chapter 6 in its entirety on the Chief Wellbeing Officer podcast which follows.
With great sadness and deep gratitude we say goodbye to our Chief Barking Officer, Harry the Sheepdog. Since our foundation in November 2007 Harry has been a source of great inspiration, ensuring we never take ourselves too seriously and remembering the important things in life (in her case not only food, but mostly 😉). She participated in many programs and activities including mindfulness walks at Universitas Telefonica and was a summer resident at the Glasgow School of Art in the Scottish Highlands. Thousands of people from around the world have heard her stories in class, and thousands more have read them in our articles and books. She even appeared in a custom animation by the European Business Review. She had a wonderful life and a good death. What more can anyone ask.
Mis notas después de asistir el primer evento del Circulo RRHH en Barcelona como invitado especial.
Episode 12 of the Chief Wellbeing Officer podcast. As we approach the 1st year anniversary of the podcast we reflect on the 11 episodes to date before talking to Paul Hughes, senior faculty at the Center for Creative Leadership. With a background in Law, MBA and PhD Paul discusses how a deeper view of leadership is required today for effective leadership development, to reflect the changes that are happening in organisations worldwide.
The 26th and final ‘MacGregor on Executive Health’ article with The European Business Review, originally published here. Since September 2016 I’ve had the privilege of this platform to cover areas that I’m passionate about, and which I think are critical for business today. The 26 articles of the past 26 months will be produced soon as a free eBook. And we’ll be back soon with a re-boot…
The Chief Wellbeing Officer podcast returns after a long summer break with episode 11 featuring Jenny Campbell, CEO of Edinburgh-based Resilience Engine, and former alumni director for Scotland of IMD Business School. We talk about a new, more positive view of resilience, why it's less about hero leadership and more about team purpose, and what role lifelong learning plays.
Episode 80 of The Innovation Ecosystem podcast sees Mark Bidwell interview Steven MacGregor.
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In this episode, we are joined by Steven MacGregor, who is the founder and CEO of The Leadership Academy of Barcelona and author of Sustaining Executive Performance, and his latest book is Chief Wellbeing Officer, in which he aims to show how to create a more human workplace. Steven is also an academic specializing in executive education, and has been a researcher at Stanford University, a teacher at IMD at Lausanne, CEIBS in Shanghai and he pioneered executive health teaching at IESE Business School.
With the NFL season starting this weekend The LAB goes green for the Packers! Head of Coaching Julie Cook talks of the beauty of sport and the importance of connection.
I am not sure how this one will go down in the record books, but in my mind right now I cannot remember anything like it. The temperatures in Barcelona the past few weeks have been suffocating! Setting records for both highs and lows – as in the low temperature for the day was still in the 30s! This is craziness. And I was complaining about the heat before the heatwave even hit, so you can only imagine my feelings while we were under siege…