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A provider of world-class executive education, IMI equips leaders to build the future. In this podcast series, we hear from some of the world's leading business thinkers about what it takes to lead today.

A provider of world-class executive education, IMI equips leaders to build the future. In this podcast series, we hear from some of the world's leading business thinkers about what it takes to lead today.

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Dublin, Ireland

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A provider of world-class executive education, IMI equips leaders to build the future. In this podcast series, we hear from some of the world's leading business thinkers about what it takes to lead today.

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@Imi_Ireland

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English

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0857608091


Episodes

Resilient Leadership with Whitney Johnson

10/11/2021
Resilience has been a watch word for leaders and their teams during the disruption caused by the pandemic. With our IMI-CUBS Organisational Resilience Survey revealing that 86% of leaders felt their organisation responded ‘well’ or ‘very well’ to the pandemic, this week on the podcast we will go deeper on that topic with National Management Conference keynote speaker, Whitney Johnson. According to Whitney, building resilient teams and organisations starts with the individual. Through her...

Duration:00:14:40

IMI Insights - Summer Review

8/18/2021
The leadership landscape over the past 12 to 18 months has been unpredictable, to say the least, bringing with it a myriad of challenges and change. Throughout the year, IMI has continued to deliver timely, informative and insightful content from the crème de la crème of thought leaders around the world. In this special episode of Talking Leadership, we have collated 10 of the top leadership insights from the year so far, covering topics from digital transformation to collaboration to...

Duration:00:10:59

The Pathway to Psychological Safety with Laura Delizonna

7/22/2021
The idea of psychological safety has come to the fore over the past 18 months. With teams separated, leaders have a renewed focus on being inclusive and fostering a culture of respect and openness to break down the digital barriers that exist. With the return to the office looming, however, we must check in on key questions about psychological safety in the hybrid model - how can leaders create it; what are its benefits and are there any misconceptions about it? To go deeper on the subject,...

Duration:00:13:22

Leaders Series: Bernard Gloster (CEO of Tusla)

7/7/2021
Welcome to the second edition of IMI’s Leaders Series podcast, where we will go deeper with leaders on what makes them tick, how they developed their distinct leadership style and what leading means to them. This week, I am delighted to be joined by Bernard Gloster, CEO of Tusla. Bernard is an alumnus of IMI’s Masters in Management Practice, from which he graduated in 2019. I am also delighted to be joined by Kerrie Fleming, Associate Dean at Ashridge Executive Education and an Associate...

Duration:00:19:35

Finding Resilience with Eibhlin Johnston

6/23/2021
This week on the podcast, our focus turns to resilience and specifically how to embed it within your organisation’s day to day to reduce stress and forge a clear road map to productivity. I’m joined by Eibhlin Johnston, Managing Director of the Resiliency Hub. She is an author, speaker, coach, trainer and consultant. She works as a consultant in financial services and has 30 years’ experience working in blue-chip organisations across of range of business areas. Eibhlin was welcomed by the...

Duration:00:21:47

Inquiry and Insight with Hal Gregersen

5/31/2021
How can we channel the power of inquiry to make better decisions and move forward in an era of constant change and transition? This week I am delighted to be joined by Hal Gregersen to go deeper on that very subject. Hal is a senior lecturer in leadership and innovation at the MIT Sloan School of Management, a recipient of the Thinkers50 #1 leadership award and author of ten books. This conversation was recorded on May 17th, 2021.

Duration:00:34:32

Mapping the Future of Work with Bruce Daisley

5/24/2021
How realistic is a four-day working week in our lifetime? Working from home has recalibrated our expectations, but it has also surfaced new challenges for all of us. To go deeper, this week I am joined by Bruce Daisley, a best-selling author and one of the most respected thought leaders on the subject of workplace culture and the future of work. Bruce was welcomed recently by the IMI with his Future of Work Series session on Workplace Culture. This conversation was recorded on April 26th,...

Duration:00:30:14

Bridging the AI Gap with David Kerrigan

5/7/2021
The numbers on AI don’t lie: two-thirds of executives think AI is crucial for their business’ success. By 2025, it is predicted that AI will grow up to $118 billion. To dig in on the potential and pitfalls, this week I am joined by David Kerrigan, a specialist in artificial intelligence. David is an author, speaker, and founder of London-based software firm, Quikkly, which provides computer vision solutions to over 500 million users. David was welcomed recently by the IMI with his webinar on...

Duration:00:24:15

Leaders Series: Donal O'Donoghue (Managing Director of Sanderson)

4/25/2021
Welcome to the first edition of IMI’s Leaders Series podcast, where we will go deeper with leaders on what makes them tick, how they developed their distinct leadership style and what leading means to them. This week, I am privileged to be joined by Donal O’Donoghue, Managing Director at Sanderson and President of the National Recruitment Federation. Donal is an alumnus of IMI’s Masters in Management Practice, from which he graduated with a First Class Honours with Distinction. I am also...

Duration:00:25:46

Purpose-Led Leadership with Kerrie Fleming

4/14/2021
Purpose in organisations is often talked about, but the gap between the perception and the reality on the ground can be eye-opening. To separate the fact from the fiction about purpose-led leadership, and to dive into how leaders can embed purpose as a key pillar of their businesses, I am joined this week by Kerrie Fleming. Kerrie is a Managing Partner of ELEOS, an Associate Dean at Ashridge Executive Education and an IMI Associate faculty member. She has worked with Fortune 500 companies,...

Duration:00:34:41

Flexibility, Focus and the Future with Jacob Morgan

3/24/2021
This week our focus turns to the future, as we dive into the key qualities and competencies to be an effective leader in a business landscape that has undergone its fair share of changes in the last 12 months. I’m joined by Jacob Morgan, a four-time best-selling author, speaker and futurist and the founder of the Future of Work University. We discuss the end of work-life balance as we know it, the 'wiggling the mouse' phenomenon, employee engagement and how the typical working day should...

Duration:00:27:00

Developing a Strategic HR Vision with Jon Ingham

3/10/2021
Today we will turn our focus to the people who make businesses go. HR is being tested like never before in our current landscape, with a fine balance between focusing on business growth and developing performance capabilities for the now – and for the future. I am joined by Jon Ingham, a people and organisation development strategist. Jon is a HR Executive ‘Top HR Tech Influencer’, an independent consultant, trainer, keynote speaker and analyst. His work helps companies apply academic...

Duration:00:26:55

Virtual Leadership: From reactive to strategic with Jennifer Dowling

2/24/2021
Today we will take a closer look at leading a remote workforce, the challenges therein and the solutions that companies have moved towards during this time of change. I am joined by Jennifer Dowling, a work and organisational psychologist and the director of Train Remote, which offers comprehensive capabilities and knowledge for your organisation to harness the potential of remote work and remote-first training. Jennifer is an Executive Coach with the IMI working on the Professional Diplomas...

Duration:00:16:06

IMI Talking Leadership: Trailer

2/11/2021
The IMI Talking Leadership podcast is now available on Spotify! Be sure to check back for new episodes over the coming weeks.

Duration:00:00:58

From organisational bureaucracy to agility with Filip Moriau

10/1/2020
Today we’re joined by Filip Moriau, Founder and CEO of Stragilon, a Berlin based consultancy specialising in innovation, agility and development, and also an upcoming speaker at IMI’s last People Strategy Network event of the year. We talked about bureaucracy in organisations and how it can stifle collaboration and innovation, and how leader’s in an organisation can move agility from a word on a page into the very operations of a business. For those IMI Transform members wanting to join...

Duration:00:22:39

Reflect, Reimagine, Rebuild with Cali Yost and Michael Jacobides

9/25/2020
Our 2020 National Management Conference – the first one ever to be delivered entirely virtually – featured an array of world-class speakers. In this episode, we talked to Cali Williams Yost, Founder and CEO of the Flex+Strategy Group, about the present, and future, of flexible work practices. Then we talked to Michael Jacobides, who holds the Sir Donald Gordon Chair of Entrepreneurship & Innovation at London Business School, about what businesses can do to not just survive this crisis, but...

Duration:00:48:20

International Island – Ireland’s FDI community in the new economy

9/11/2020
Today we're talking about the Foreign Direct Investment community in Ireland, from the impacts of the current crisis to how we are positioned to get back on a path to growth. A sector that employs 245,000 people directly, and many more indirectly, the change in Ireland’s economy can be quite neatly traced back to the 80’s and 90’s when a proactive policy was put in place to attract Foreign Direct Investment, with IDA Ireland leading the charge. We talk to Mary Buckley, Executive Director at...

Duration:00:43:06

Demystifying Disruption & Digitisation with Dr Ian Kierans

8/28/2020
Dr Ian Kierans has over 20 years of research and hands-on experience in helping companies grow through business and digital strategy, innovation and change. In this podcast, Dr Kierans talks about the strategic concepts leaders need to continually adapt and innovate their organisations. This conversation was recorded on 5th March 2020 after an IMI Mini-Masterclass.

Duration:00:58:46

Lessons in Leadership with Anne O'Leary, CEO of Vodafone Ireland

8/14/2020
We’re joined by one of Ireland’s most prominent business leaders – Anne O’Leary, CEO of Vodafone Ireland - to talk about lessons in leadership and what she's learnt from her professional career. We talked about resilience, purpose, how you deal with mistakes, following your instinct, ego and humility and the importance of gender diversity in business. This conversation was recorded in March 2020.

Duration:00:55:39

(Re)Thinking Collaboration with Mark Mortensen

7/30/2020
Today we’re talking collaboration – how to do it at as a team, an organisational and across borders. We're joined by Mark Mortensen, recent Masterclass speaker at IMI and Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour at INSEAD. As someone with an engineering background, Mark approaches collaboration in a systematic way while allowing for the messy realities of life.

Duration:00:42:39