Ensure that the organisation survived (and thrived) during tough economic times and Government funding cuts.
Various interventions were delivered over an extended time frame including: leadership and management training, Executive Director coaching, strategic planning, facilitated meetings, workshops, 1:1 interviews, focus groups, etc to review and enhance the performance of the organisation; reviewing vision, mission, values, strategy, structure.
"I just wanted to say again what an amazing job I think you are doing for us. It is brilliant how you keep us on track and focussed – that's no mean feat with us lot I can tell you. We have achieved so much in such a short time with your expert guidance and support… We couldn't have got as far as we have without you."
Various, but broadly covering the bigger picture aspects of organisational development.
Various interactive workshops around the country delivered to groups of Chief Executives and Company Directors. Workshops typically included: context and analogy with yacht racing round-the-world; inspirational stories from the Global Challenge RTW yacht race and how they relate to business; challenging leadership scenarios discussed and debriefed; drawing out the ‘so what’ to take back into the business.
"I have seen quite a few sportsmen/adventurers as business speakers now, but this was amongst the best at making their experiences relevant to the business needs of the members present. The group loved it and gave the session an overall score of 9.5 (four 10’s!) – a great result. Excellent use of video clips, smoothly delivered story and sensible break-out sessions to engage the members."