Never before has the understanding for human performance been made so readily available. Sport performance training embraces this. Now business training can too with The Executive Athlete programme. See what a substantial role understanding of the brain can play in how your employees work with people and how more than any other time in the history of business, knowing how to apply a knowledge of the brain in the business environment is an important and fundamental part of creating the context for success.
Profit stems from the way human behaviour – especially energy is directed towards the strategic and operational goals of an organisation. Therefore improving our understanding of how that works has huge implications for organisational sustainability
Survey after survey indicates that only around one third of UK workers say they are engaged – a figure which leaves the UK ranked ninth for engagement levels amongst the world’s twelve largest economies as ranked by GDP (Kenexa 2009).
The UK also has a productivity deficit. The most recent ONS survey found that output per hour in the UK was 15 percentage points below the average for the rest of the G7 industrialised nations in 2011; on an output per worker basis, UK productivity was 20 percentage points lower than the rest of the G7 in 2011. This represents the widest productivity gap since 1995.
The Macleod report evidences research carried out in over 1,900 companies looking at what drives productivity.
Human performance drives profit. recent advances in our understanding of brain science are dramatically improving the way leaders work with colleagues to drive business performance. As the brain is now increasingly examined in the context of personal and organizational development, remarkable insights are being uncovered: insights that are leading to powerful new strategies for improving business execution and ultimately improving productivity
While the executive is often unable to control the external environment they absolutely can train to control their internal state.
Becoming aware of your “Optimal Performance State” enables the executive athlete to train their full range of capacities and to thrive in the most difficult and pressurised circumstances to emerge stronger, healthier and ready for the next challenge