Take time in 2004 to ‘put some heart’ into your leadership practices, that’s the message coming from an eye-opening new book on the Relationship Age, by strategic and leadership ‘guru’ Sabina Spencer. In her forthcoming manual, The Heart of Leadership, Spencer offers persuasive arguments about how the ‘old rules no longer apply’ in the field of leadership – that it’s the ‘soft stuff’ like ’emotional intelligence’ that leaders need nowadays. Those of you not yet 100 per cent sold by this radical rethink should take some time to let the seven key steps sink in properly. If worst comes to the worst, they’ll always come in useful for a presentation or something.
Games and augmented reality features for children sit alongside artificial intelligence features for parents, who can ask questions to find out about their child’s progress.
The winning entry of the product design competition will be awarded £3,000, while a further £2,000 will go to the university they study at.
We look at some of the most exciting product design stories from this year, including a reincarnated version of the Nokia 3310 handset, a touchscreen projector from Sony and a smart
The West Midlands city has been awarded £3 million, and will host a year-long series of events that will encompass art, design, theatre and more.