Getting used to change: exploring the impact, effects and implementation of change
Although we are used to anticipating and planning for change, sometimes change is unexpected. This week’s daily webinars will focus on those components of MyLeadership that help build change readiness.
Change can be threatening especially when it's outside of our control. This webinar examines the importance of building trust when introducing change.
Kate Bright is CEO at Umbra International where she offers secure lifestyle services for private clients.
Kate champions projects to increase diversity within the close protection community, by offering grants and funding for close protection courses for women.
Last year, Umbra was nominated as a Company of the Year in the WeAreTheCity Rising Star Awards and Kate was nominated as Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year in the Citywealth Powerwomen Awards.
She is also a Companion of The Institute of Leadership & Management.
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.
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.