Gender parity at the British Chambers of Commerce Annual Conference

Tuesday 20 March 2018, 5:01pm

As guests at the British Chambers of Commerce Annual Conference this month, it was heartening to see gender parity amongst its guest speakers and panellists – not least because it was also International Women’s Day.

Supporting women to find their voice, be heard and succeed in business is something close to our hearts here at RADA Business. We’ve worked with over 300 women during the last three years, at various levels, to enable them to successfully hold their space, land their messages with impact and achieve their goals.

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Do you have the courage to fail in front of those you lead?

Tuesday 1 August 2017, 12:05pm

In his latest blog for The Leadership Coach, Client Director and RADA Business Tutor Charlie Walker-Wise explores the notion that having the courage to fail in front of those you lead is a vital aspect of good leadership.

‘If leadership is about leading the way, then as a leader, you’ve got to be prepared to tread the path for others to walk on, not just plan the route.’

If you’d like to avoid the cliché of expecting others to do as you say yet not as you do, read Leading in the Training Room and learn how one company is challenging hierarchical training structures by coaching senior and junior teams together.

Flown a spaceship, lost a million and fired by Simon Cowell

Thursday 27 April 2017, 11:03am

Watch this fascinating TEDx talk by RADA Business tutor Dominic Colenso about the power of telling your personal story in a business environment.

In a world of carefully constructed selfies and an obsession with displaying the perfect image in every aspect of our lives, how can we use our individual experiences to show the best and most authentic version of ourselves at work?

RADA Business courses are open to anyone and will develop your communication style, from storytelling for business to perfecting your presenting skills. A full list of courses can be found here.

Margaret Heffernan: the voice of leadership

Wednesday 16 March 2016, 3pm

CEO and author Margaret Heffernan gives the keynote speech at the British Chambers of Commerce annual conference 2016, titled 'The Voice of Leadership'.