In recent years, I’ve spent a lot more of my time speaking at events, or training my clients, so have recognised the crucial role of internal environments. Having the right place for such activity can make a tremendous difference to the effectiveness of any talk, training course or coaching/mentoring session.
Working on a couple of events with a friend of mine, William Buist, we got talking about the impact that the environment had on those breakfast briefings.
The thoughts that William shared afterwards, with the event organiser & myself, struck me as useful for all leaders to consider. So, I’m delighted to share a guest post from William on the theme of ‘the importance of place‘ & how it can impact our ability to think in different ways. (more…)