Mission Excellence founder and author of The Business of Excellence, Justin Hughes, is a renowned speaker on high performance, operational excellence, leadership, decision-making and risk, and behavioural safety and safety culture.
Justin brings the Mission Excellence high-performance model to life with insights from his own experience as a fighter pilot, together with examples from the military, sporting and corporate worlds, in addition to a video case study of the Red Arrows’ fast learning techniques.
Who’s it for: Any meeting or event, including after-dinner engagements
Time: 30 mins – 2hours
Justin invariably tops the feedback scores of any event where he presents. Benefits include:
- Tools and techniques which can be implemented immediately
- An inspired and engaged audience
Delivery is possible worldwide. In addition to conferences and management meetings, other examples of the breadth of material and type of event include:
- Leaders in Dubai
- Institute of Directors’ Annual Convention
- London Business School Senior Executive Programme (Building High-Performance Organisations)
- Henley Forum for Organisational Learning and Knowledge Strategies (Leading Change: A Contact Sport)
- Kuwait International HSE Conference and Exhibition (Building Resilience for Low-Impact High-Consequence Events)
- Private client event (Ambiguity, Imperfect Information and Decision-Making)
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Mission Excellence Brochure: Corporate Overview
High performance is not a theory; it’s a practice Our vision: To be the first choice partner for organisations genuinely committed to high performance. We both consult and develop, leaving clients upskilled for sustainable performance improvement... learn more
Any leader who is striving to create a high performance team environment should read this gem of a book from cover to cover! It deserves to become the execution manual for any team or organisation that aims to achieve operational excellence.Costas Markides, Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Holder of the Robert Bauman Chair in Strategic Leadership, London Business School
Justin Hughes' experience as a fighter pilot is highly relevant to teams everywhere. In The Business of Excellence, he has offered a vivid, compelling and highly readable insight into building world-leading teams and organizations.Dr Catherine Raines, Chief Executive, UK Trade & Investment
A new, fresh and engaging perspective on leadership and the creation of high-performance organisations through the lens of somebody with first-hand experience ... the clarity and accessibility of the insights mark this book out as truly excellent.Sir David Walker, former Master of the Queen s Household
Justin Hughes is that rare breed of consultant and commentator who has been there and done it. Combine that with strong values and outstanding communication skills and you have someone worth listening to.David Bellamy, CEO, St James Place
In The Business of Excellence, Justin Hughes articulates a clear strategy for the pursuit of excellence coming from his many years of experience as a fighter pilot and entrepreneur. I am a big fan of learning from other environments and highly recommend it.Paddy Lowe, Executive Director, Mercedes Grand Prix
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