Connected to further, faster, higher, better
At K2 our passionate belief is that if people played work like the elite play sport, they’d get better results. For us, the Olympics is an opportunity to contribute, appreciate and learn. We exist to help the business world think, prepare and perform like elite athletes. So what did we learn from Rio?
Podcast 08 - John Amaechi : The question of fit in an organisation
In episode 8 we talk to psychologist and New York Times best-selling author John Amaechi. We cover a range of topics including teamwork, leadership and the question of fit in […]
An interview with Lloyd Davies - Bomb disposal
Lloyd Davies is a bomb disposal expert and we had the privilege of interviewing him at our recent PerformanceFest Lounge event. Sit back, enjoy and be inspired by this fascinating interview, performance […]
An interview with Dr Tom Evens
Dr Tom Evens is an outstanding emergency medicine consultant and we had the privilege of interviewing him at our recent PerformanceFest Lounge event. Sit back and enjoy this fascinating interview, performance decoded […]
Making high performance part of your business culture
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.
Recently we asked a team what sprang to mind when they thought about team building. Do you know what they said? “Water!” Water!!
London Grammar and the measure of success
We had the privilege of interviewing Hannah Reid and Daniel Rothman from the successful band, London Grammar at our recent PerformanceFest Lounge event. Here’s a taster about how they measure success and what […]
A Festival of learning
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.
The clue is in the name
As someone who helps lead a team of human performance experts working with some great people and organisations in elite sport and the business world around the globe, I really care about it and I really believe it matters and can make a massive difference to those who are prepared to do what’s necessary to get high performance in their particular role in their particular arena.
Teams in search of a purpose are strictly forbidden.
Podcast 01 - Team Performance
Introducing the first PlanetK2 Performance Fix podcast. Within this podcast Adam Morris and Chris Shambrook discuss team performance
Delegation is Dead
We’re pleased to announce that delegation is dead, at least in high performing teams. Ordinary teams, with their hierarchical structures are often still indulging in delegation, immediately preceded by thoughts […]