Reinventing yourself, your leadership style and the leadership agenda

Following on from its first successful Seminar on The Future of Work in July 2019, acumen7’s second seminar in September 2021 featured five presenters. The first was Alan Watkins, CEO of Complete – a data-driven leadership development consultancy. Alan is also an author and global thought leader on human performance, complexity and well-being. He spoke about how to reinvent yourself, your leadership style and the leadership agenda. With the accelerating pace of change, this allows you to go further, faster. Alan also demonstrated how organisational network analysis can reveal profound insights into how companies function.

For more information, visit: www.complete-coherence.com

Responding to technical innovation

Rob Hughes and Mark Outram presented at The Future of Work Seminar around the topic of preparing and developing a hybrid workforce for the disruptive digital age. Rob is CEO at Techopian, an online publication covering developments in technology, business, the economy and society. Mark is the Managing Director and Co-Founder of Propel Consult, delivery partner of a global Robotic Process Automation vendor, Automation Anywhere, offering full implementation and skilled resource to customers embarking on their RPA journey.

For more information, visit: www.techopian.com and www.propelconsult.com

The rise of the employee-centric business model

Michael Moran, CEO and Founder of 10Eighty, a pioneering consultancy focused on ROI and demonstrable improvements in organisational and people performance, presented at The Future of Work Seminar. Michael explored emerging and changing attitudes and values, and what these mean for future, more human-focused leaders. He also spoke about the death of scientific management, the rise of the employee centric business model, and the correlation between employee engagement, customer satisfaction, profitability and shareholder value.

For more information, visit: www.10eighty.co.uk

Operational resilience

Suneeta Padda, Founding Director at Padda Consulting, presented at The Future of Work seminar to showcase the impact of increasing risks relating to cyber, health and safety arising through working at home and the required changes in culture needed to support our ‘new normal’ working environment. Suneeta is the Founder of Padda Consulting, which was established to help domestic UK and global insurance intermediaries and insurers achieve evidence and maintain compliance with the FCA’s principle-based regulatory framework, Lloyd’s Minimum Standards and the PRA-PSM’s, SIMR, Corporate Governance and Solvency II.

For more information, visit: www.padda-consulting.co.uk