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The Leadership Podcast by Niels Brabandt / NB Networks

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Niels Brabandt, the owner and founder of NB Networks, is your host. Sustainable Leadership. We are helping managers to become better leaders. This show dedicates time to help, to improve and to assist you in achieving your goals. You may already be a leader and aim to become better, or you want to be in a leadership position in the future and avoid mistakes on the way of getting there. Your host, Niels Brabandt, is in business since 1998. He worked for a large corporation as well as a global franchise company before he became full-time self-employed. This podcast is your free access to his knowledge, his experience and his network of experts. What can you expect? You will get scientifically proven expertise. Your host will make unambiguously clear when he is talking about opinion rather than facts. He will address your challenges as a leader or someone who wants to be one and how to overcome them. The challenges you face as a leader in today's business world come from many different aspects of an organisation. Finding the right way to communicate and managing conflicts are just the beginning. Excellent presentations skills are a must today besides dealing with change inside and outside the teams which you have to lead — keeping motivation high means that you must be able to have skills of influence without being manipulative. Negotiate and set goals, be creative and innovative, make the right decisions and position yourself in a business work which heavily relies on networking. You must deliver all this at the best quality with efficient and effective processes during projects which must be on time, on track, on target but under budget. Moreover, of course, you must recruit, develop and retain the best talents of your industry. Your employer's brand and business storytelling become a significant part of your work today. At the same time, hard skills as forecasting, planning, conceptualisation are part of you as a leader mastering Strategy. Of course, selling the products has to work as well in challenging and competitive environments. Niels Brabandt, owner and founder of NB Networks, your host, will help to become a (better) leader.

Niels Brabandt, the owner and founder of NB Networks, is your host. Sustainable Leadership. We are helping managers to become better leaders. This show dedicates time to help, to improve and to assist you in achieving your goals. You may already be a leader and aim to become better, or you want to be in a leadership position in the future and avoid mistakes on the way of getting there. Your host, Niels Brabandt, is in business since 1998. He worked for a large corporation as well as a global franchise company before he became full-time self-employed. This podcast is your free access to his knowledge, his experience and his network of experts. What can you expect? You will get scientifically proven expertise. Your host will make unambiguously clear when he is talking about opinion rather than facts. He will address your challenges as a leader or someone who wants to be one and how to overcome them. The challenges you face as a leader in today's business world come from many different aspects of an organisation. Finding the right way to communicate and managing conflicts are just the beginning. Excellent presentations skills are a must today besides dealing with change inside and outside the teams which you have to lead — keeping motivation high means that you must be able to have skills of influence without being manipulative. Negotiate and set goals, be creative and innovative, make the right decisions and position yourself in a business work which heavily relies on networking. You must deliver all this at the best quality with efficient and effective processes during projects which must be on time, on track, on target but under budget. Moreover, of course, you must recruit, develop and retain the best talents of your industry. Your employer's brand and business storytelling become a significant part of your work today. At the same time, hard skills as forecasting, planning, conceptualisation are part of you as a leader mastering Strategy. Of course, selling the products has to work as well in challenging and competitive environments. Niels Brabandt, owner and founder of NB Networks, your host, will help to become a (better) leader.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Niels Brabandt, the owner and founder of NB Networks, is your host. Sustainable Leadership. We are helping managers to become better leaders. This show dedicates time to help, to improve and to assist you in achieving your goals. You may already be a leader and aim to become better, or you want to be in a leadership position in the future and avoid mistakes on the way of getting there. Your host, Niels Brabandt, is in business since 1998. He worked for a large corporation as well as a global franchise company before he became full-time self-employed. This podcast is your free access to his knowledge, his experience and his network of experts. What can you expect? You will get scientifically proven expertise. Your host will make unambiguously clear when he is talking about opinion rather than facts. He will address your challenges as a leader or someone who wants to be one and how to overcome them. The challenges you face as a leader in today's business world come from many different aspects of an organisation. Finding the right way to communicate and managing conflicts are just the beginning. Excellent presentations skills are a must today besides dealing with change inside and outside the teams which you have to lead — keeping motivation high means that you must be able to have skills of influence without being manipulative. Negotiate and set goals, be creative and innovative, make the right decisions and position yourself in a business work which heavily relies on networking. You must deliver all this at the best quality with efficient and effective processes during projects which must be on time, on track, on target but under budget. Moreover, of course, you must recruit, develop and retain the best talents of your industry. Your employer's brand and business storytelling become a significant part of your work today. At the same time, hard skills as forecasting, planning, conceptualisation are part of you as a leader mastering Strategy. Of course, selling the products has to work as well in challenging and competitive environments. Niels Brabandt, owner and founder of NB Networks, your host, will help to become a (better) leader.

Language:

English

Contact:

+44 20 32871900


Episodes

M&A - Mergers and Acquisitions - an interview with Mervyn Metcalf, Dean Street Advisers

1/18/2022
Getting insights on M&A from people working in the industry is close to impossible. Confidentiality is rule number one when companies plan to merge. Mervyn Metcalf, Founder of Dean Street Advisers, a well-known expert in the City of London, offers insights to a closed world in this interview with Niels Brabandt. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com Your guest: Mervyn Metcalf / Dean Street Advisers

Duration:00:24:46

Products, Presentation, Leadership

1/18/2022
Leaders often wish to delegate, set goals and control if these goals were reached. An impression of leadership that is far away from reality. Especially in a world of The New Normal and Remote Work, leaders have to offer more to make their organisation excel in a global competition. Niels Brabandt discusses the topic in this episode. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:17:56

Inconsistency and Leadership

1/11/2022
When showing inconsistency in leadership, you will lose the support of your employees quickly. Restoring the support often takes a long time and strong effort. In this episode, Niels Brabandt talks about two real-world cases and offers solutions of you can handle them better than the leaders did. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:16:22

How to start the New Year 2022 successfully

1/4/2022
How do you make the start to the new year a success? Your organisation faces multiple problems, challenges, and projects. Motivation and productivity are now even more crucial. Niels Brabandt offers sustainable solutions. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:14:27

Why New Year's Resolutions do not work

12/27/2021
New Year's resolutions are a classic pattern of behaviour. The goals set hardly ever are achieved and the frustration grows year by year. How to set and achieve your goals for the New Year 2022? Niels Brabandt discusses the goal-setting issue in this episode. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:21:23

Find courage, stand up for yourself and have fun doing it - Em Stroud interviewed by Niels Brabandt

12/26/2021
How can you design your life in a way which you want instead of following what others think is best for you to do? Em Stroud, a well-known conference MC and speaker, recently published her very successful book. In this interview led by Niels Brabandt, she shares her story, her experiences and her expertise with us. Your guest: Em Stroud Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:14:31

The importance of pronouns - an interview with Jesse Laffan

12/22/2021
Using pronouns became a subject of debate in the recent past. Why are pronouns so important? Which history do they have? Why is important to proactively use them and give people a choice to communicate their pronouns? Jesse Laffan, interview with Niels Brabandt, shares the important aspects to which you need to listen now. Your guest: Jessee Laffan Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:14:07

Personal priorities and symbolism

12/20/2021
The end of the year is coming near. How do you motivate your people for the year 2022? Which roles do personal preferences play? Which message will you communicate as a leader? Niels Brabandt offers advice and discusses the important topic. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:15:49

Excellent Employers - an Interview with Chelsey Sprong from Beazley

12/19/2021
Beazley succeeded in delivering excellent leadership which made employees speak publicly about the positive environment at work. How did they succeed? How did they make a difference? Chelsey Sprong shares her experiences and expertise as well as Beazley's success recipe. Your guest: Chelsey Sprong Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:12:04

Exit interviews - between good intentions and bad management practice

12/13/2021
When you part ways with a person, the chance of an escalation is omnipresent. How can you prepare yourself, your leaders and your organisation for these moments? Which aspects do you have to consider? How to handle these situations professionally? Niels Brabandt offers modern solutions. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:14:55

How to stay motivated - David Thomas interviewed by Niels Brabandt

12/12/2021
These times are challenging for most people. Being and staying motivated becomes a challenge. David Thomas speaks from experience when it comes to working his way up while being and staying highly motivated. In this interview with Niels Brabandt, he shares his experiences. Your guest: David Thomas Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:10:24

How customer-oriented is your organisation?

12/6/2021
Is your organisation customer-focused? Most will claim that they are. However, feedback from clients often looks different. How can you be sure that customer service will be a positive differentiator for your business on the market? Niels Brabandt discusses sustainable approaches in this episode. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:15:41

Changes in the coaching world - Jeff Nally interviewed by Niels Brabandt

12/5/2021
The coaching world changed during the pandemic, and it will continue to do so afterwards. What do we need to know now? Which changes are relevant to us? Which of them are a temporary trend and which came here to stay? Jeff Nally shares his expertise in this interview with Niels Brabandt. Your guest: Jeff Nally Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:12:52

Digital Transformation today

11/29/2021
Organisations claimed to perform a digital transformation quite some time ago. Still, numerous of these companies failed to deliver on their promises. How can your organisation deliver a successful digital transformation? Niels Brabandt discusses the topic in this episode. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:13:09

How to stay motivated in challenging in challenging times? Pam Burrows interviewed by Niels Brabandt

11/28/2021
We live in challenging times. How are we able to stay motivated? Time for "The People Booster". Pam Burrows shares her experience and expertise in this interview with Niels Brabandt Your guest: Pam Burrows Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:11:20

Why is the state of sales (teams) so bad?

11/23/2021
A recently published study shows a grim picture of sales and sales teams. Not prepared for a remote working world, self-centred, not listening. How can your organisation do better? Niels Brabandt discusses the study and offers solutions for your organisation. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:19:03

How to lead your sales team - virtually and in person? An interview with Simon Hazeldine

11/22/2021
How do you lead your sales team virtually, remotely and in person? This question became especially important due to the recent past. Simon Hazeldine is an international expert who now published his sixth book recently. In this interview with Niels Brabandt, he shares his expertise on the subject matter with us. Your guest: Simon Hazeldine Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:28:54

What does having an Error Culture mean for your organisation?

11/15/2021
What does it mean to have a positive culture of errors? Wrong assumptions, even from senior leaders and executives, are still common. How to implement this culture in your organisation and which benefits will it add to your business? Niels Brabandt offers modern approaches and solutions. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:16:46

The future of remote speaking and remote events - Alan Stevens interviewed by Niels Brabandt

11/14/2021
Remote events and remote speaking came here to stay some people say. Others claim that returning back to the approach of an on-site event is preferred. Others talk about hybrid events. Which role will remote events and remote speaking have in the future? Alan Stevens shares his expertise with us in this interview with Niels Brabandt. Your guest: Alan Steven Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:10:44

How to retain and develop the best and most talented peopled

11/8/2021
Winning talented people is a good first step. Still, the challenge is to retain and develop them. Which steps are important? How can your organisation make an excellent offer which will be appreciated by today's talents? Niels Brabandt offers modern solutions. Your host: Niels Brabandt / NB@NB-Networks.com

Duration:00:24:45