Resources

We are continuously updating our resources pages to give you the chance to find information relevant to your career stage or specific need.

These could including key publications, articles, online learning materials and databases and orginate from a range of organisations and experts that we feel will help support those who are already involved in medical leadership and management, or those who want to develop their leadership and management skills. Please enquiries [at] fmlm [dot] ac [dot] uk (contact us if you know of relevant resources) that would be useful for this section of our website.

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Article

Leadership is universal and timeless. People have led and thought about leadership since the beginning of time -- from Aristotle to Shakespeare, Sun Tzu to von Clausewitz, from Machiavelli to Jose Mourinho. And yet, it was only in the 1980s that the study of leadership exploded to life. From a theoretical byway it became an intellectual heavy industry with hardly a day passing by without a new theory, treatise or celebration of a leader.

06 Mar 2015

Article

As a 10-year board member of the Peter Drucker Foundation, I had many opportunities to listen to Peter Drucker, the world’s authority on management. During this time, Peter taught me some very important lessons about life and leadership.

One of the greatest lessons he taught me is this: “We spend a lot of time helping leaders learn what to do. We do not spend enough time teaching leaders what to stop. Half of the leaders I have met don’t need to learn what to do. They need to learn what to stop.”

06 Mar 2015

Article

When does yes mean no? A trick question, right?

I am afraid not. This is a real issue for leaders of multi-cultural teams and, every day, there are communication breakdowns occurring across the world as different cultural norms conspire to confuse and confound even the most sensible and experienced leaders.

06 Mar 2015

Publication

The key challenge facing all NHS organisations is to nurture cultures that ensure the delivery of continuously improving high quality, safe and compassionate healthcare.

23 Feb 2015

Article

In public life, “The Elders,” chaired by Kofi Annan, is an independent group of global leaders who work together for peace and human rights.

19 Feb 2015

Article

After 10 years of working with top executives, leaders, professional athletes, and even special forces soldiers, I realise that burnout is only a small part of the story.

19 Feb 2015

Article

Mention the word leadership in a classroom or in conversation in a suitably convivial bar and people always become hard-boiled...

19 Feb 2015

Article

Deborah Kirkham looks at how doctors in training can make the most of the management and leadership challenges they encounter to develop their influence and authority.

09 Feb 2015

Webinar

As part of a series of interactive webinars to promote the outcomes and lessons learnt from Health Education England's Better Trai

29 Jan 2015

Webinar

In the second part to this two part webinar, Dr Claire Marie Thomas focussed on how to refine your stories through the use of your own experiences.

05 Feb 2015

Webinar

This webinar helped delegates understand how to move beyond Revalidation as merely an exercise in ticking the boxes.

22 Jan 2015

Webinar

The applications for the 2015-16 National Medical Director's Clinical Fellow Scheme went live at the end of 2014.

16 Jan 2015

Webinar

A crash course in using public narrative to translate values and inspire change

15 Jan 2015

Audio/Video

Iain McGilchrist is a psychiatrist and writer who practised in London, but now lives on the Isle of Skye, where he continues to write and make a li

10 Dec 2014

Audio/Video

In the second of our podcast and webinar series, Tim Dartington talks to Dympna about his work and experience in the unique aspects of managing vul

20 Nov 2014

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