Entries by Ruth Lloyd-Williams


An Even Playing Field

On Friday 16th March, along with my favourite feminist, I spent the day at Media City in Salford Quays at Women in Sport North. The brain child of Kate Hardcastle, the event hosted by BBC Sports Reporter/Presenter Tanya Arnold and Sports Reporter Jessica Creighton was teaming with awesome women from […]

All-Female Sailing Expedition and Scientific Research Mission Focused on Plastic Pollution to Set Sail This Summer in the North Pacific

eXXpedition North Pacific 2018 is a pioneering all-female sailing expedition and scientific research mission starting in Hawaii and ending in Seattle via Vancouver this summer led by British skipper and ocean advocate Emily Penn.   With a focus on micro-plastics and links to environmental and human health, eXXpedition North Pacific 2018 […]

Leadership principles for a changing world

By Rohit Talwar, Steve Wells, Alexandra Whittington and Helena Calle, Fast Future  Whatever the size of your business as a leader and entrepreneur you need to be ready to weather the storms of a complex and constantly evolving world. This means developing a “futurist mindset”, using our horizon-scanning skills and […]

Presenting with presence and more!

By Bret Freeman, Toastmasters International  In business we need to give successful presentations and pitches. I’ve learned through hard-won experience that focusing on content alone leads to failure.  Through the process of giving thousands of presentations to three or four people and also to ten thousand I have designed my […]