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What if you are a different type of leader? Do you look around and struggle to see people like you? Here at Peridot we're talking to leaders who lead differently. They're people who embrace qualities like empathy, vulnerability, conviction, patience, curiosity, courage and creativity to support the people around them to be the best versions of themselves. They're not afraid to talk about love - whether that's loving your career or looking after themselves and their own wellbeing. Our leaders come from all walks of life and different sectors but they all have a couple of things in common - transparency and candour when talking about their leadership journey. We're Peridot Partners and we're an executive search agency working with people who see things differently and lead better.

What if you are a different type of leader? Do you look around and struggle to see people like you? Here at Peridot we're talking to leaders who lead differently. They're people who embrace qualities like empathy, vulnerability, conviction, patience, curiosity, courage and creativity to support the people around them to be the best versions of themselves. They're not afraid to talk about love - whether that's loving your career or looking after themselves and their own wellbeing. Our leaders come from all walks of life and different sectors but they all have a couple of things in common - transparency and candour when talking about their leadership journey. We're Peridot Partners and we're an executive search agency working with people who see things differently and lead better.
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What if you are a different type of leader? Do you look around and struggle to see people like you? Here at Peridot we're talking to leaders who lead differently. They're people who embrace qualities like empathy, vulnerability, conviction, patience, curiosity, courage and creativity to support the people around them to be the best versions of themselves. They're not afraid to talk about love - whether that's loving your career or looking after themselves and their own wellbeing. Our leaders come from all walks of life and different sectors but they all have a couple of things in common - transparency and candour when talking about their leadership journey. We're Peridot Partners and we're an executive search agency working with people who see things differently and lead better.

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English

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07494 649475


Episodes

Conversations with Leaders: Mita Desai and Kira Lewis (The Young Trustees Movement)

11/6/2019
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This is a special Trustees’ Week episode of our Conversations with Leaders podcast. Our guests are Mita Desai, the Young Trustees Movement Programme Manager at The Social Change Agency and Kira Lewis, a War Studies student at King’s College London and trustee of two charities. In October, the Young Trustees Movement launched an ambitious pledge to double the number of trustees on charity boards aged 30 and under by 2024 in England and Wales. Mita is an experienced trustee. Her first board...

Duration:00:37:39

Trustees' Week: Adrian Sladdin, Chair of Jane Goodall Institute UK

11/1/2019
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This is a special Trustees’ Week episode of our Conversations with Leaders podcast. Our guest is Adrian Sladdin, the Chair of the Jane Goodall Institute UK. JGI UK is part of a huge a global movement and in the UK their mission is to make a difference for all living things through conservation, research and education. In this Trustees’ Week episode we talk about: Links: Jane Goodall Institute UK Roots and Shoots Seventh Wave Training Peridot Partners Board Development...

Duration:00:15:17

Trustees' Week: Mike Wojcik, Chair of Young Gamblers Education Trust

11/1/2019
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This is a special Trustees’ Week episode of our Conversations with Leaders podcast. Our guest is Mike Wojcik, Chair of the Young Gamers and Gamblers Education Trust (YGAM) and in his day job, he’s the CEO of Queen Mary, University of London Students’ Union. In this Trustees’ Week episode we talk about: Links: YGAM Website Peridot Partners Board Development Services Guests: Mike Wojcik Bill Yuksel, Business Manager at Peridot Partners Host: Emma Wrafter at Peridot Partners About...

Duration:00:34:01

Trustees' Week: Iana Vidal, Chair of Girls Friendly Society

11/1/2019
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This is a special Trustees’ Week episode of our Conversations with Leaders podcast. Our guest is Iana Vidal, Chair of Trustees for the Girls Friendly Society. In her day job, she’s Head of Policy and Government Affairs at Innovate Finance. A passionate volunteer she also a School Governor for Durants School in Enfield and a volunteer for Anthony Nolan. She’s also an inspirational BAME female leader, creating positive change in the organisations she works with. A governance geek, she’s...

Duration:00:30:55

Uzma Arif-Fryer - Deputy CEO at Greenwich University Students' Union

10/16/2019
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Conversations with Leaders: Uzma Arif-Fryer Uzma is the Deputy CEO of Greenwich University Students’ Union and Head of Membership Services. She’s a proud BAME woman who is passionate about supporting her staff and students to access opportunities for development and promotion. We learn what Students' Unions do and the incredible support they give to students across the UK as a powerful force. In this podcast we talk about her experience as an Asian woman and the barriers she’s faced in...

Duration:00:33:12

Conversations with Leaders: Judith Davey, CEO at The Advocacy Project

9/12/2019
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Judith Davey became CEO of The Advocacy Project in 2016. She came into an organisation that had experienced a lot of change - they had staff who were proud to work there but who didn't feel connected to the vision. Previously Deputy CEO of ActionAid, Judith bought her skills and corporate background to really empower and support positive change. And the organisation is truly innovative. Over 50% of the Trustees have lived experience of the issues that the charity is supporting, and to...

Duration:00:26:16

Conversations with Leaders: Julie Nerney

5/28/2019
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Our first leader is Julie Nerney who despite having led 14 different organisations still describes her CV as looking like 'insects have died on a piece of paper'. A seasoned Chair, NHS non-executive director and transformation expert, Julie's favourite job was head of transport integration at the London organising committee of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. In early 2019 she joined the Association of Colleges as their new Chair. In this first episode, which took place after an...

Duration:00:19:49