We are excited to announce the launch of our podcast series – The Leadership Matters Podcast Series 1 the podcast for people passionate about leadership and organisational performance. The podcast will offer insight and inspiration from peers who have experience developing leaders in some of the world’s leading organisations.
The world of leadership is constantly evolving, and staying ahead requires continuous learning and exploration. In the debut episode of our new leadership podcast, host Andy Dent from The Oxford Group engages in a captivating conversation with Jude Baliti, Head of Partner Talent, Development, and Coaching at PwC. This episode explores intriguing topics such as fly on the wall coaching, psychological safety, talent management, and the invaluable insights offered by Blinkist.com. Let’s take a closer look at the key highlights of this thought-provoking discussion.
Learn more about The Leadership Matters Podcast from The Oxford Group Episode 1
Fly on the Wall Coaching
One of the key insights shared in this episode is the concept of “fly on the wall coaching.” This approach involves observing leaders in their natural work environments and providing them with constructive feedback and guidance. Jude emphasises the importance of creating a safe space for leaders to reflect on their actions, strengths, and areas for improvement. By adopting this coaching technique, organisations can foster a culture of continuous growth and empower leaders to maximise their potential.
The conversation also explores the significance of psychological safety within teams and organisations. Jude stresses that leaders need to create an environment where individuals feel safe to express their opinions, take risks, and make mistakes without fear of judgment or retribution. Encouraging open dialogue and active listening can enhance collaboration, creativity, and innovation, ultimately driving organisational success.
Talent management emerges as a crucial aspect of effective leadership. Jude shares her valuable insights on how organisations can identify, nurture, and develop top talent. By implementing robust talent management strategies, companies can align individual aspirations with organisational goals, provide targeted development opportunities, and create a pipeline of future leaders.
The Power of Blinkist.com
During the conversation, Andy and Jude discussed the benefits of Blinkist.com, a platform that offers powerful book summaries. Blinkist.com provides busy leaders with concise and insightful summaries of key leadership and personal development books, allowing them to absorb knowledge in just 10-15 minutes. Jude highlights how Blinkist.com can be a valuable resource for L&D professionals seeking continuous learning and self-improvement in a time-efficient manner.
The inaugural episode of our new leadership podcast sets the stage for a series of engaging conversations with industry experts, exploring the intricacies of leadership and its impact on organisations. As leaders navigate the ever-changing business landscape, embracing these concepts can foster growth, resilience, and success. Stay tuned for more captivating episodes that will help unlock your leadership potential and inspire you to be a catalyst for positive change.
The Leadership Matters Podcast – The podcast for people passionate about leadership and organisational performance… offering up insight and inspiration from peers who have experience developing leaders in some of the world’s leading organisations.