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René Carayol

René Carayol

International keynote speaker, author, leadership & business advisor
Language : English

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  • MANAGE A LITTLE LESS AND LEAD A LITTLE MORE
  • CULTURE IS MORE POWERFUL THAN STRATEGY
  • COLLABORATION IS THE NEW LEADERSHIP
  • WE ARE STRONGER TOGETHER (DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION)
  • SPIKE

René’s focus is on inspirational leadership and high performing cultures, bound together with his compelling ‘spike’ philosophy founded on his own board level experienceRené’s focus is on inspirational leadership and high performing cultures, bound together with his compelling ‘spike’ philosophy founded on his own board level experience.

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René’s focus is on inspirational leadership and high performing cultures, bound together with his compelling ‘spike’ philosophy founded on his own board level experience.

René is one of the world’s leading business gurus specialising in leadership, culture and transformation.

He shows precisely how contemporary leaders can inspire their people through a powerful and authentic emotional connection, to do the things that others said could not be done.

Whilst being a much-acclaimed Visiting Professor at the distinguished Cass Business School in London, and lecturing on their MSc in Management, René is no academic.

As well as one of the world’s leading executive coaches, working with some of the Fortune 500’s top CEO’s and their executive teams, he has also actually been Chairman, CEO and MD of blue chip businesses. He speaks with the authority and confidence of the expert practitioner who has seen and experienced it all before.

René specialises in delivering leadership and culture, which show precisely how contemporary leaders can inspire their people through a powerful and authentic emotional connection.

He draws much from his own unique experiences on the boards of some of the biggest international organisations; from Marks and Spencer and Pepsi, to IPC Media and the Inland Revenue.

He is the best-selling author of the leadership and culture bible, “Corporate Voodoo”, and has had the privilege of working closely with some of the world’s best leaders, from former US President Bill Clinton to CEOs of blue chip businesses, including Jim Yong Kim at The World Bank, Ralph Hamers at ING Bank, Mario Greco at Generali and Maria Ramos at Barclays Africa. He has interviewed the good and the great including Jack Welch, Allan Leighton, Lou Gerstner, and Sir Richard Branson.

His latest book, SPIKE is the product of some 30 years of supporting the growth and development of individuals and businesses of all shapes and sizes in the UK and overseas. The book brings together a proven formula for personal and business development. 

“My experience of working with some of the world’s best leaders of this generation; from Prime Minister David Cameron, Bill Clinton, Nelson Mandela, and many others, informs me that none of them are flawless or ‘all-rounders’.

But they all tend to know their 2/3 SPIKES, and have taken the time and focus to fine tune them to near Olympian standards”.

René will share the magic and simplicity of the compelling SPIKE philosophy. In his world of SPIKE, there are no losers anymore – everyone has something they are great at.

The new world order is struggling to deal with constant uncertainty, René provides a compelling approach to the future that is built on ‘managing a little less and leading a little more’.

You will continue to see René on the BBC and Sky News as an expert commentator and you can see his portfolio of TV series for the BBC on his YouTube channel.

René has built his reputation on getting to know the culture of businesses better than they do themselves, and providing answers and solutions no matter how big or small the problems.

His messages are practical, real life experiences delivered with electrifying effect. He both shakes up and inspires his audiences by showing them not only what lies within their grasp, but how true collaboration makes everyone stronger.

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Cover van SPIKE: What Are You Great At?

SPIKE: What Are You Great At?

In this groundbreaking book, Rene Carayol, leading business guru and executive coach, shares the magic and simplicity of his SPIKE (Strengths Positively Identified Kick-start Excellence) philosophy.

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In the world of SPIKE, there are no losers ― everyone has something they are great at. The product of 30 years of supporting the growth and development of thousands of individuals and organizations globally, the book brings together a proven formula for personal and business development. The vital and essential ingredient of SPIKE is that everyone has at least one inherent strength. Finding and mobilizing those hidden strengths for the benefit of the individual and the team is the ultimate aim of this inspiring book.
Cover van Corporate Voodoo: Business Principles for Mavericks and Magicians

Corporate Voodoo: Business Principles for Mavericks and Magicians

Title: Corporate Voodoo: Business Principles for Mavericks and Magicians
Author: Rene Carayol
Publisher: Capstone
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1841121574
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Leaders Tell Stories, Managers Talk Strategy - René Carayol
Leaders Tell Stories, Managers Talk Strategy - René Carayol