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Richard Tyler

by Richard Tyler

1 year ago

If you are flirting with the notion of playing in the arena, Performance Fest will be the doorway you need to step through. If you are already in the arena, it is imperative that you give yourself a jolt and continue to raise your game.

Posted in: Learning and DevelopmentHigh performancePerformancefest

“I will row through shit for you, America”

White Water Rowing Team

by Jim Constable

1 year ago

With the Rio Olympics only days away, we’re about to see lots of intensely passionate people performing under great pressure.

Posted in: Blog postsChallengesMindsetPreparationRio Olympics

PerformanceFest 2016 - Why it matters for leaders

Performancefest 2016

by Keith Hatter

1 year ago

Performancefest 2016 - Join companies like Facebook, American Express, NFU Mutual and Virgin Media at our unique event; a day of transformational, creative learning, for anyone who wants to improve their business performance.

Posted in: Learning and DevelopmentLeadersPerformance culturePerformancefest

Are you making the most of Milestones?

by Chris Shambrook

1 year ago

With a few days left before I fly to Rio to support the GB Rowing Team in their build up to the Rio Olympic Games, there are lots of significant Milestones ahead which will be used by the coaches and athletes as more than just the basis for a check list.

Posted in: Blog postsChallengesMindsetPreparationPressure

An insight from champions

by Katherine Bond

1 year ago

If you’re a tennis fan you’ll have been suffering post-Wimbledon blues last week. It was another classic Wimbledon – imperfect weather conditions, some surprising upsets and a few memorable on-court battles. As ever, there was plenty of high performance learning to be taken from the fortnight – and this week, we’re sharing our picks of the best.

Posted in: Blog postsChallengesMotivationPressureResilience

Staying on Course

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by Sophie Radcliffe

1 year ago

Our world is full of information, communication and distractions so focusing is a constant challenge. In this weeks blog our athlete ambassador, Sophie Radcliffe, talks about the importance to her of Staying on Course.

Posted in: Blog postsChallengesHigh performanceMindset

Achieving more than you thought possible

by Jim Constable

1 year ago

Dom Boon is People Director for Virgin Media. As a customer we’ve worked with him on high performance principles and he’s done an extraordinary job in applying them to another area of his life – swimming. This blog tells the story of his serious accomplishment in May this year.

Posted in: Blog postsPreparationPressureRecord breaking

Making high performance part of your business culture

Jo Webb

by Jo Webb

1 year ago

Our blog this week is from Jo Webb, an independent HR consultant who specialises in supporting businesses through culture change. Jo was formerly European HR Director at The Marketing Store where she led their high performance culture change programme.

Posted in: Learning and DevelopmentElite teamsHigh performance cultureHuman resources

Water!

by Jim Constable

1 year ago

Recently we asked a team what sprang to mind when they thought about team building. Do you know what they said? “Water!” Water!!

Posted in: LeadershipCoachingMotivationTeams

Dealing with Change

Sophie Radcliffe

by Sophie Radcliffe

1 year ago

Sophie Radcliffe, a K2 ambassador, athlete and adventurer shares her thoughts on dealing with change.

Posted in: Learning and DevelopmentChangeManagementMindset

A Festival of learning

by Chris Shambrook

1 year ago

As you know, we’ve a passion for performance and a while ago, Keith came up with the beautifully simple idea of creating an event that would help share this passion in a whole new way. And so Performance Fest was born.

Posted in: Learning and DevelopmentMotivationPerformancefestTeams

Unconscious competence

by Katherine Bond

1 year ago

If you can do something without thinking about it, congratulations but watch out. It’s the riskiest place of all. It’s great – because you can do it without much thought, but boy, be ready for a fall.

Posted in: Blog postsEssentialsLearningMotivationPracticePreparationRoutines

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