• What does it mean to be a leader in a time of crisis?
  • How can you balance flexibility whilst providing direction?
  • How exactly does Emotional Intelligence (EI) apply to leadership right now?

Register now to gain access to our Leadership Lounge sessions on-demand and bring practical applications of EI that will help you right now.

Leadership Lounge Sessions

Session 1: Courage to Lead

In this first session of our 3-part Leadership Lounge series, Jill Pennington and Sophie Seex provide tangible tips for practicing courageous leadership in crisis times.

Session 2: Leading with well-being in mind

In the second session, Sally Tanski and Andrew Limb provide tangible tips for leading with well-being in mind.

Session 3: Making Virtual Leadership Real

In the final session, Jo Maddocks and Miriam McCallum explore the difficulties of virtual communication, and the challenges of communicating intention and emotions. You will learn how to connect with people ‘where they are at’ and discover the impact of your Voice, as well as exploring a model for skilful conversations.


The Speakers

Jill Pennington | Consulting Director 

Jill has had in-house roles in a number of large organisations – Ford, Diageo, and Zurich. Working with these organisations has given her practical insight and understanding about the challenges faced by organisations and leaders. She is able to apply her business experience to develop practical, bespoke, and creative solutions to performance challenges at work.

Jo Maddocks | Chief Psychologist at PSI Talent Management

Jo's area of expertise is in developing and applying Emotional Intelligence in the workplace. He particularly enjoys creating new products and resources that help individuals, teams, and organisations to improve. Jo has been in charge of creating and developing tools such as the Emotional Intelligence Profile (EIP), Team Emotional Intelligence Profile (TEIP), and the Leadership Climate Indicator (LCI).

Sophie Seex | Principal Consultant

As a Chartered Occupational Psychologist, Sophie brings an understanding of what makes people tick to the table. She has also been practising and teaching mindfulness for the past 20 years and uses this as a tool to develop Emotional Intelligence.

Sally Tanski | Principal Consultant

Sally is a coach, a facilitator, and consultant with over 25 years’ experience of leadership development and of being a leader. She understands how things work in the “real world”, and the pressures leaders face, which helps her develop practical, workable solutions. She sees the development of Emotional Intelligence as a vital component of success, giving people and organisations the competitive edge.

Andrew Limb | Principal Consultant 

Andrew is an experienced leadership coach, business consultant, and development facilitator. He works with clients across multiple industries and sectors to help people to feel more satisfied and effective in their work. His approach blends emotional intelligence, psychological insight, and first-hand business experience to help clients to recognise and manage those things which are holding them back and find their signature leadership style.

Miriam McCallum | Principal Consultant

Miriam loves to explore how we make emotions, the chemical messengers we make, and how we are able to respond and adapt to our environment. Her corporate background is in HR and senior management, and she brings this perspective in helping understand and empathise with our clients.