Being a better home worker: Day two, evaluating risk

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing the way many of us work. This week’s daily webinars will focus on those components of MyLeadership that are most helpful for the new, and more experienced, home worker.

Homeworking  is currently, for many, a response to a crisis. This webinar highlights the importance of managing risk and offers advice for ensuring continuity.

Speakers

Rodney Jones

Content Manager

Rod Jones is content manager with The Institute of Leadership & Management where he is responsible for the content of its multi award-winning e-learning platform MyLeadership and other resources which support the learning of The Institute’s members. 


Rod has considerable experience of the education sector; having previously worked in further education as a lecturer in management and accountancy, and then as a curriculum manager before becoming an external verifier and subsequently assessment manager with ILM. 
Rod holds an M.Ed and an MBA. 

 

Matt Offord

Lecturer

Matt Offord, former naval officer, is the director and founder of Coscoroba Consulting, a data driven management consultancy. 

Matt developed the SWAN leadership model, which he has applied in both public and private sector companies, in industries as diverse as health to marine technology, to help them thrive in complex situations. 

He has an MBA and a PhD in leadership, and is a former senior member of St Antony’s College, Oxford. He is also an Honorary Research Fellow at Durham University Anthropology Department. 
 

Kate Cooper

Head of Research, Policy and Standards

Kate shapes an innovative research programme at The Institute of Leadership & Management designed to inform, inspire and impact the practice of great leadership wherever it happens. Her role is informed by her career as a senior academic in a university business school, focusing on strategy, leadership and professional development. 

Kate is also a conference keynote speaker, internationally, and provides expert commentary on a range of topics arising from the Institute’s research agenda. She is regularly quoted in regional, national and international media, has appeared on both BBC television and radio, is a Forbes contributor and has a regular column in Dialogue Review, the business magazine for leaders.