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Mission Excellence Insights
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Insights: What you need to know about the Military Reserves
Government policy means that more Armed Forces reservists are being recruited by the MOD. This paper explores the benefits & dynamics of the relationship for both employers & their employees who have commitments as a reservist.
Reflectonomics: Learning to Win
Many organisations believe that learning and reflection are important, but there are few examples where that belief has been successfully translated into a winning learning culture. This white paper sets out the business case for organisational learning and the link to high performance.
What Price Leadership
Published in September 2016, this paper explores the relative importance of leadership as one of the key competencies required of a senior executive. The case for investment in values and leadership is explored including the correlation between the strength of leadership and a company's value.
Recommendations for Building and Maintaining an Ethical High-Performance Culture
In the wake of the VW emissions’ scandal, the latest white paper from Mission Excellence explores how leaders can grow their business with good ethics at the core of the company’s culture.
Strategy, Leadership and Organisation
These three words form the basis of thousands of books, articles and executive education programmes. How do you cut through the noise? We have captured some of the key lessons and observations from our partner and Advisory Board member, Dr Stephen Bungay.
Stephen Bungay takes a new look at the problem of making strategy happen and finds an old solution from somewhere unexpected.
Red Teaming & Wargaming
Operations Director, Jas Hawker offers an insight into how organisations can adapt approaches used in the military to improve their ability to successfully execute winning business strategies in constantly changing environments.
Management, Leadership and the Team Game
Justin Hughes examines, from a practical perspective, the systemic weaknesses in ‘traditional’ methods of assessment, training and reward for corporate executives.
Performance, Culture & Risk
Download a white paper by Justin Hughes, Mission Excellence Managing Director, on culture and risk management
The Learning Organisation
This paper briefly highlights some key barriers to developing learning organisations, namely time, organisational behaviours and competence, and offers some insights as to how to overcome those barriers.
Mission Excellence Brochure: Corporate Overview
Letter to America: A warning from Europe
This thought leadership paper by S.Bungay & R. Homkes offers a quick tour of the evolution of systems of government, bringing us right up to the UK's EU Referendum. It weighs up the impact of the Referendum, considers UK's global relationships, and draws out parallels with the current US presidential election...
Risk & Safety Management Overview
Leader of the Red Arrows – Safety Culture
The leader of the Red Arrows talks to Mission Excellence about safety culture and how the pilots are equipped to deal with operating in a very high risk environment.
Senior team effectiveness
Mission Excellence MD Justin Hughes describes the challenges facing senior teams and suggests solutions to improve team effectiveness.
What are the key competencies required of a senior executive?
Mission Excellence MD, Justin Hughes highlights the challenges organisations face when they want leaders but they get managers. What are the key competencies required of a senior executive?
High performance teams
Mission Excellence Director and former Red Arrows leader, Jas Hawker answers the question he is asked the most - what is the key to developing a high performing team?
High Performance Team Programme
Mission Excellence MD, Justin Hughes highlights the High Performance Team Programme.
Leader of the Red Arrows – Leadership
Leader of the Red Arrows talks to Mission Excellence about leadership and what it means from his perspective.
High-performance teams seminar showreel
"The combination of intellectual rigour and facilitation skills was pivotal in achieving a common purpose form a diverse and potentially challenging group of stakeholders."Chairman English Rugby PGB Medical Advisory Group
The Old Treacle Factory
'A must-have for aspiring Dragons'... Justin Hughes's book The Business of Excellence has just been reviewed by Essential Surrey & SW London as 'a pick of the best'. You can read that review by clicking here.