Fit For the Future
Getting up is harder than falling down, and people need time and space to adjust to their situation before they adapt to it. We explore what you can do to empathise with, support, and lead each of your team members.
Let's Get Digital!
According to KPMG, digital transformation is the biggest challenge facing leaders in Australia. The pandemic didn't change that - if anything, it accelerated digital transformation by 5-6 years.And yet, McKinsey says 70% of digital transformation efforts fail. Why? Because too many leaders and teams get it wrong. Don’t be digital just for digital’s sake. Do it to better serve your customers, employees, suppliers, investors, and other stakeholders.https://gihanperera.com
Twelve Insights for 2021 - And Beyond
As we come towards the end of this wild and crazy year, you might be looking ahead to a very different 2021. In this episode, I share 12 quotations I use with my audiences and clients when talking about innovation, change, disruption, leadership, and making a difference."We’re not broken, just bent." - P!nk"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle." - Ian MacLaren"It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it." - Upton Sinclair"It is not the strongest of the species that survives, not the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change." - Charles Darwin"It does not do to leave a live dragon out of your calculations, if you live near him." - J.R.R. Tolkien"It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so." - Josh Billings"When my information changes, I change my mind. Why, what do you do, sir?" – John Maynard Keynes"I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better." - Maya Angelou"Give us the tools and we will finish the job." – Winston Churchill"Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face." – Mike Tyson"In theory, there’s no difference between theory and practice. But in practice, there is." - Benjamin Brewster"Be so good they can’t ignore you." - Steve Martinhttps://gihanperera.com
The Future Of Leadership
In uncertain times, everybody is looking for real leadership. The best leaders provide clarity in confusion, inspire confidence in uncertainty, and act with calm amidst chaos. This podcast episode is an extract from a conversation I had last year with David Frizzell of Team Guru, talking about the future of leadership, teams, and the workplace of the future.http://www.teams.guru/https://gihanperera.com