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April 5, 2018

Staff engagement – a key to good leadership

This week I was asked to speak for a major manufacturing business on the topic of staff engagement. Without question one of the most important qualities […]
April 5, 2018

Consistent performance will define F1 2012

As this most fickle of Formula One World Championship seasons reaches its mid-summer break, giving teams a much needed opportunity to refresh and reflect, the importance […]
April 5, 2018

London 2012’s legacy for F1 – in China

Ma Qing Ha – China’s first F1 driver – will practice at the 2012 Italian Grand Prix Watching the London Games I found it easy to […]
April 5, 2018

Singapore; a turning point for Maldonado?

Pastor Maldonado’s front row qualifying performance, and a race drive which would certainly have netted him a top four finish, were among the highlights of the […]
April 5, 2018

Mercedes lures Hamilton from McLaren’s arms

Today’s announcement that Lewis Hamilton has signed a three year agreement to drive for Mercedes has shocked and surprised many, not least the McLaren team which […]
April 5, 2018

Hamilton and McLaren; formidable pairing, soon to end

On Sunday I did something I have never done before. I watched the entire US Grand Prix from the cockpit of the winning car, Lewis Hamilton’s […]
April 5, 2018

US Grand Prix – F1’s Texan gamble pays off

Last weekend saw Formula One return to the United States of America for the first time since 2007, thus continuing the sport’s quest for a sustained […]
April 5, 2018

Professor Sid Watkins, Champion of Safety

Friday, Jan 18th, 2013; On a day when the world’s media reflects on the dark side of sports medicine and its creation of false idols, it’s […]
April 5, 2018

Working with Villeneuve; a poignant reminder of F1’s greatest achievement

Sharing the stage in Toronto last week with former World Champion Jacques Villeneuve, I couldn’t help but think that our Q&A with the audience regarding the […]
April 5, 2018

Pit stop pressure in Malaysia

While the controversy over Sebastian Vettel’s victory in the Malaysian Grand Prix will continue to rage, from my perspective the race was notable for a series […]
April 5, 2018

Insight to F1 on the Thomson Reuters Business Forum

Transcript of Thomson Reuters on-line forum session, 30th May 2013 Q&A with Mark Gallagher, Formula One Speaker on “Lessons from the fast lane” and how businesses […]
April 5, 2018

Consistency is King

Fifteen years ago today I awoke after a late night and for a split second didn’t know where I was or why I felt a little […]