Blog

We want YOUR proposals for workshops at the Host Leadership Gathering 2109

Plans for the Host Leadership Gathering 2019 are coming together. We have already received some excellent workshop proposals from around the world.  These include: How to...

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Host Leadership in the hospitality sector: Hampton Inn

The philosophy of host leadership is based, of course, around hospitality – the welcoming and caring for guests. In ancient times this was something experience by...

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Watch your ‘thresholds’!

One of the six roles of a host leader is the Gatekeeper; the person who watches over the ‘gate’ (or door, or threshold), welcomes people in,...

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Space Creator: Everyone Deserves A Great Workplace!

One of our six new ‘roles of engagement’ is the Space Creator, the role of creating, maintaining and enhancing the space where interactions take place.  In...

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“Be like water” – flowing as a host leader

A recent article from Dr Colm Foster, Director of Executive Education at the Irish Management Institute, sets out the idea that, particularly in a fast-moving VUCA...

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News

Workshop line-up for our Gathering 2019 + extended Early Bird

We have had an excellent and very international response to the invitation for the Host Leadership Gathering 2019 in Munich.  Alongside the introductory workshop on Thursday...

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New review of Host book from Ideas For Leaders

We’re delighted to see the interest in host leadership and our book Host is continuing.  A new review has been published on the Ideas For Leaders...

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Mark and Helen in Copenhagen, 5-6 September 2019

We’re delighted to say that Host authors Mark McKergow and Helen Bailey have been invited to be the keynote speakers at PublicFunk’s conference Sensommerdage. The event...

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Host Leadership Gathering 2019: 27-29 June – workshop proposals and booking now open

The Host Leadership Gathering 2019 is officially on!  We invite anyone interested in the future of engaging and participative leadership to join us in Munich, Germany...

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Mark’s TEDx talk on host leadership is live and online today!

Host co-author Mark McKergow’s TEDx talk about host leadership is online today! Mark was invited to speak at TEDx Kazimierz in Krakow, Poland earlier in the...

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The Diary of a Host Leader