THE IMPACT BLOG

The difference between training and development has always intrigued me. During my training to become a school teacher, I soon became aware that teaching and learning are not the same thing. Creating an environment in which children are motivated to learn, free from unnecessary disturbances - Read More...
 
Posted by davidw on 30.10.14
How the art of storytelling can be harnessed to effectively motivate and engage talent Our life is full of stories: stories of what we have done or of what we are about to do. Our nations are built upon the stories that shaped them, the heroes and the villains, the leaders and the followers. - Read More...
 
Posted by AndyD on 30.10.14
I've always believed that we pay people not for what they know, but for what they do with what they know. In my view, leadership development is not just about imparting knowledge and raising levels of self awareness, it's about helping people to do things differently.The most effective leaders are - Read More...
 
Posted by davidw on 23.10.14
I have spent the bulk of my professional life following the ways in which we discuss the issues of leadership in organisations and in society. Recently my attention was drawn to the idea of Responsible Leadership. At Impact we have a long standing commitment to the idea of leadership action rooted - Read More...
 
Posted by PhilH on 23.10.14
Every company Impact works with expects a lot from their people. In turn people expect a lot from their company. One of the big issues confronting both employer and employee is the sheer volume of stuff that needs to be done. The pressures of deadlines and that exhausting sense of being overwhelmed - Read More...
 
Posted by AndyD on 15.10.14
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Every organisation we have ever worked with has a plan. A plan that says something about their aspirations as a business. Some plans are pretty detailed and weighty - lots of graphs with lines pointing upwards and a bewildering amount of numbers. Other plans are, frankly, a bit thin on the detail - Read More...
 
Posted by GrahameB on 09.10.14
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