Steve Radcliffe was featured in The Times after they learned that Sir Gus O’Donnell, the former Cabinet Secretary, had turned to Steve for “some advice on how to get things done more effectively around Whitehall . . .
A few years ago, we designed a global leadership development programme for Unilever’s senior managers making the transition to a leadership position. In running the programme, I realised that there are a few fundamental shifts involved in getting out of an Operator/Manager Mode and into Leader Mode .
Have you heard of Mo Ibrahim? He’s an extremely interesting guy who has made it his business to eliminate poverty in Africa . . . One way in which we can think about our vision – whatever it is – is whether we bring ‘heat’ and ‘light’ to it. The ‘heat’ is all about energy and that comes from how much we care about what we are going for . . .