Iain McNay of Conscious TV ( not related to ConsciousLab) interviews Erika Uffindell and Nigel Linacre about the Art of Stillness in Business. Iain basically questions Erika and Nigel if it is at all possible to be ‘Still’ in business, even in the midst of turmoil and tension, and if it is possible, how can we be ‘Still’ and what difference will it make? Erika and Nigel share something of their respective journeys in this interview. They convey insights into how to cope when the going is tough. Its human and humorous, thoughtful and reflective, and has something to offer about consciousness in practice.
After listening to the interview you will certainly like to dig into more information on Erika and Nigel and we have done that work for you below.
Erika Uffindell is a Partner in Pinea3 Living Organizations, Director of The Global Institute for Conscious Leadership, Director of Medinge (Brands with a Conscience) and a founding member of Conscious Capitalism UK. She has also been CEO of Uffindell Group for 25 years a strategic consultancy. She works with Executive teams helping them to envision the future of their organizations. Her focus is on helping leaders define their higher purpose, embody their values and to embrace systemic thinking and conscious business principles to build healthy and high-performing businesses.
Erika works internationally, facilitating leadership, strategic and culture programmes for businesses including; Ameriprise Financial, Hyperion, RBS, HSBC, Saks Fifth Avenue, Huntsman, Howden, Sage, Threadneedle Investments, KPMG, Columbia Management, Sabanchi, Marakon, De La Rue, Aromatherapy Associates
Nigel Linacre is co-founder of Extraordinary Leadership, LeadNow, and Lead-Direct, which bring leadership development to executives, students, and online respectively. He is also co-founder of WellBoring, providing sustainable water solutions to African communities, which grew out of Extraordinary Leadership’s Journeys. He’s set up and run businesses and charities, and worked in a dozen countries. His purpose is to enable people to lighten up.
Nigel’s titles include The Successful Executive, published by Random House, Recipes for Happiness, Why You Are Here – Briefly, Knock, Knock, Who’s God? and An Introduction to 3-Dimensional Leadership, with Jefferson Cann. His first book, about advertising, is being republished by Routledge. He is an affiliate of the Centre for Leadership Studies, editor of Ground-Breaking and co-edited AMED’s summer journal.Nigel tweets light thoughts @Nigel_Linacre