What should we know about the people we don’t? Through a series of thematically related anecdotes, this is the question Malcolm Gladwell sets out to answer in his latest book, Talking to Strangers.
At face value, FC Barcelona look like any other top-tier football club. They’ve got an army of devoted fans, deep pockets and a roster of world-class players. So what sets them apart from the competition? According to Damian Hughes, the answer is culture.
Back in Episode 150, the CIPD’s Andy Lancaster told us he was writing a book. Now that he’s written that book, Driving Performance Through Learning, we thought we’d invite him back to chat about it.
For many of us, working life is based around five days of energy depletion, followed by two days of recharging. But does it have to be this way?