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 include 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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In a world that has become not just hyper-connected, but over-connected, is emotional intelligence enough to help us manage relationships? Erika Dhawan introduces a new concept - connectional intelligence.

18 Jul 2016

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Mindfulness seems to be everywhere, whether you talk about mindful coaching, mindful consulting or mindful leadership. But what does it mean? In this podcast, Deborah Roland reveals the findings of an empirical study that looked at the role of mindfulness in leading change; she also talks about how to balance mindfulness with the practice of ‘edge and tension’.

14 Jul 2016

Article

On 24 June I woke to the seismic shock of the UK vote to exit the European Union. A week later, on July 1st 2016, at 7.28am I observed a two–minute silence held across the UK in memory of the 19,240 British soldiers killed by German machine guns on this single day, exactly 100 years ago.

04 Jul 2016

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Imagine living a life in which nothing changed. I’m not talking about working at the same company your entire adult life, or staying married to the same person for fifty years, or never leaving the community you were born in. Those are choices to be honored, not regretted or derided.

06 Jul 2016

Article

Imagine you are a CEO. You take your top team away for a strategy session at a suitably well-furnished hotel somewhere in the countryside. Over two days of discussions, you emerge with a great new strategy for the organisation.

13 Jul 2016

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Leicester City's Premier League win this year was a fantastic sporting triumph, but but also a triumph of leadership. Thinkers50’s Stuart Crainer and Des Dearlove highlight six leadership lessons we can learn from the Foxes’ victory, starting with: leaders tune in to context; underdogs have teeth; leaders hunt in packs.

20 Jun 2016

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"Relationships are to the social era what efficiency was to the industrial era", says Nilofer Merchant, winner of the Thinkers50 Future Thinker Award and TED speaker.

23 Jun 2016

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As life seems to get ever busier and ever faster, there seems to be less and less time. Time is precious, and as Benjamin Franklin said "lost time is never found again". So what are the quickest ways to keep up-to-date in current developments in healthcare and the NHS, and in leadership and management?

23 Jun 2016

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n this podcast, Deborah Rowland, co-author of Sustaining Change: Leadership That Works, talks about how she used adoption as an asset – to cultivate her curiosity and curtail her fear of rejection.

02 Jun 2016

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When assessing the potential of future leaders, we often forget to ask one key question: How much do you love leading people? The best leaders have one quality in common. They love leading people and they are passionate about it!

30 May 2016

Article

For Nelson Mandela it was Robben Island. For former U.S. presidential candidate John McCain it was Vietnam. There is a point in the lives of leaders, a moment when the leader makes the grade, when they leap from management to leadership, from team member to leader.

26 May 2016

Article

Talking to entrepreneurial leaders you never know what to expect. Sometimes their business idea appears badly developed. Other times it is so highly developed that they can appear caught in an entrepreneurial straightjacket of great intentions.

03 Jun 2016

Article

Over 76% of all adults in the UK now have smartphones. There are now over 1.5 million apps in both the Apple and the Android stores, and the number is constantly growing. So which are the best free apps for leaders?

31 May 2016

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Strategy doesn't get stuck at the 'workers' or the 'frozen middle' level; it gets stuck because senior executives don't see themselves as an aligned force for good, says Liz Mellon, author of Inside the Mind of the Leader and The Strategy of Execution.

24 May 2016

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Deborah Rowland, co-author of Sustaining Change: Leadership That Works, draws on her experience of leading change in major global organisations including Shell, BBC Worldwide and PepsiCo, to show how 'change is changing'.

16 May 2016

Contemporary Leadership

Timely wisdom on a timeless topic! FMLM has partnered with Thinkers50, the leading experts on management ideas, to bring our members a series of articles that distill the very latest thinking on a subject that has fascinated mankind for thousands of years.