I made my wife a cup of tea recently and I discovered a startling secret. Find out what it is and how it can make you a better civic leader. All will be revealed in the latest video from More Than a Chain
Welcome to the second exciting episode of More Than a Chain, the podcast for civic leaders that aren’t just in it for the buffet. It’s hosted by Duncan Bhaskaran Brown and includes all these great features: Network News Civic Role Model The Big Interview Be More Like… Network News We’ve already started
The one thing mayors are legally obliged to do is chair full council meetings. That means they should make being a good chair their priority. Wrong! Here is one very good reason why mayors and council chairs don’t need to be good at chairing.
In the space of a few days the Lord Mayor of Bristol and the Mayor of Winterton both told me they were struggling to find the time to do everything they needed to. I’m not surprised. It is a busy life being a civic leader. Between the events, the correspondence and the social media
What no dressing room? We’ve all been there, you get asked to speak at a huge event and when you show up you realise you haven’t got your own dressing room. Nightmare! It might sound like the behaviour of a complete diva but it isn’t. Warming up before you speak is important. A
It’s been another exciting month for mayors in the media. This month’s round up features: Atlanta mayor takes advice from rapper Former mayor of London calls current mayor of London a popinjay Manchester Lord Mayor hands over keys to the developers Liverpool mayor complains about football Mike Myers pretends to be a pretend mayor
A new breed of mayor “We had to start from scratch building our own brand identity. “ As soon as Garath said that I knew we were going to get on. It is great to hear civic leaders talking about brand awareness and brand loyalty. It shows that they are approaching the
I spend a lot of time speaking about speaking. That’s why I’m great fun at parties. In a recent conversation this question came up. I know you’ll find my answer interesting so here it is in a shiny new video.