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Futureheads Five Stories – Terry Brown

Terry Brown is an engineer and leader with a passion for people, working across many industries in his 25 year career.  He’s delivered digital products for the NHS, for academia, and has led engineering at one of the biggest online bingo companies. He has now joined GSK as a Director of Software Engineering where he … Continue reading “Futureheads Five Stories – Terry Brown”

Futureheads Hosts Leaders in Change Breakfast

Change can be exciting but isn’t always easy. Change and innovation within well-established brands, companies, and teams, whether welcomed or challenged, requires thorough preparation. We’re hosting our next breakfast event at Futureheads HQ on Thursday, September 14 at 8AM, with Executive and Leadership Team Coach, Julia Whitney, and Andrew Rolf of Cursive Consulting to lead … Continue reading “Futureheads Hosts Leaders in Change Breakfast”

How can we get more women in leadership?

I mentioned in a recent blog that the 1000 companies to Inspire Britain 2017 report from the London Stock Exchange (our third consecutive appearance!) highlighted a perennial problem: Only 13% of the directors of these 1,000 companies are female – a 1% drop since last year. Discussions abound about ‘male’ and ‘female’ leadership, but I … Continue reading “How can we get more women in leadership?”

What makes a great Project Manager?

Leadership and people skills are even more important than methodology and project management tools Since my six months on the Project Management team here at Futureheads, I’ve learnt that it’s hard to define exactly what makes a ‘great’ Project Manager. Of course, a good Project Manager is someone who can consistently deliver, on time and … Continue reading “What makes a great Project Manager?”