10 Leadership Behaviours from Best In Class Organisations with Adrian Simpson

What are the 10 key behaviours that top Leaders in best in class organisations demonstrate? We have talked about leadership on this show many times but I am not sure we have had anyone who has talked to more leaders from the highest performing companies in the world than my guest Adrian Simpson. Adrian has been running study tours and events for almost two decades – featuring some of the world’s most admired and successful companies and leaders including Apple, Google, IKEA, LEGO, NASA and Ritz-Carlton Hotels. Speakers at events he has organised have included: Al Gore, Kevin Spacey, Jamie Oliver, Bob Geldof and Professor Muhammad Yunus. Drawing on unparalleled access to the boardrooms and shop floors of iconic businesses, Adrian shares with huge passion, insight and humour about what it takes to be a high performing leader. If you want to check you are, aspire to be or wish to learn more about the behaviours of top leaders then this show will provide the insight.

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Adrian has 20 years experience of visiting the boardrooms & shop floors of some of the world’s most innovative, successful & admired companies including – Apple, LEGO, Google, LEGO, Ritz-Carlton Hotels, Grameen Bank, IKEA & Zappos. In 2008 Adrian co-founded Wavelength, working with top business leaders, entrepreneurs & social innovators from around the world to build their knowledge, insights & networks. Adrian has developed relationships with some of the world’s most iconic brands & a number of highly accomplished, inspiring leaders – some at the helms of large, complex organizations, others seeking to transform the lives of disenfranchised & marginalized people. Leaders he’s enrolled to speak at events include – Al Gore, Kevin Spacey, Bob Geldof & Professor Muhammad Yunus. Prior to co-founding Wavelength he was with a pioneering Innovation company called ?What If! for eleven years & prior to that he started his career with the Tom Peters Group, managing live events across Europe.

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