Igniting Change on Necker Island – 2015

Day 5: Igniting Change wrap up, fond farewells and takeaways Wedding night hangovers were addressed over breakfast (for those who made it!) and we prepared to make a sad departure. Breakfast – The morning after the wedding (Most didn’t make it) In summary, another fantastic gathering and well done to Jane Tewson again for assembling such […]

Necker Leadership Gathering – Day 5

Richard Branson and I exchanging our thoughts in a paradise island setting Homeward Bound: Richard Sums Up and Inspiring Week on Necker Now that my feet are firmly back on the ground in Australia after an amazing two weeks I sat down with my team to share the experience. They asked me a few interesting questions […]

Necker Leadership Gathering – Day 4

Last Night – Audacious Visions from the Rooftop Hip Hop artist and activist, Emmanuel Jal, Chris Waddell, 13 time Paralympic Medallist, and myself on the last night at Necker Island’s Igniting Change Gathering. For our last night, we had another amazing setting at the front of the Great House. Myself and my wife Lizzy, were […]

Necker Leadership Gathering – Day 3

Day 3 on Necker Island: Story Telling and Adventure Today we made an early start to the day by making our way over to neighbouring Mosquito Island (which Richard Branson also owns). We had to choose our method of transport; kite-surf, sail, kayak, paddle board or swim. I took the Hobie Cat option.  Richard Branson, […]

Necker Leadership Gathering – Day 2

Day Two – Discussing Social Change and a little R&R The Pink Flamingos of Necker Island After being wowed by yesterday’s inspirational leaders and what they had to say on a range of topics spanning capitalism with kindness, sharing knowledge and wealth, and working for the common good while addressing social issues – I woke […]