socialleadership
What is 2020 Leadership?

What is 2020 Leadership?

It's the start of a new decade and what we need from our leadership is different than in the past. At Be Leadership, we describe this emerging style as social leadership. Social leaders are collaborative, networked professionals, who proactively use both technology...

Stuff a Stocking for a Kenyan Child

Stuff a Stocking for a Kenyan Child

Where did the summer go? It's September and the holidays will be here before we know it. While the sun is still shining here in England, it's a good time to start thinking about giving. Many of us have a long list of gifts to buy for family and friends for the holiday...

2019 Finalist in the IoD Awards

2019 Finalist in the IoD Awards

We are excited to share that our Managing Director, Shannon Banks, was named as a finalist in the IoD 2019 Director of the Year awards for London & the South. Shannon has a strong personal and professional commitment to driving positive social change and therefore...

Creating a Better World

Creating a Better World

Managing Director Shannon Banks spent two weeks with her family volunteering at the Karibu Centre, in February 2018 and February 2019. Because the Centre encourages skills-based volunteering, Shannon spent her time in Thika working with the staff on leadership...

Day 30 Connection Challenge: Establish a New Habit

Day 30 Connection Challenge: Establish a New Habit

In his book The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg describes three steps to forming a new habit: We pick a “Cue” (or reminder), choose a “Reward” for when we are successful with our new behaviour, then execute the “Routine” or in simple terms, we practice the behaviour to...