LEADERSHIP LESSONS from skippering a yacht: Interview with Adrian Thornton

In this week’s episode Albert and Neil are joined by yacht master instructor and examiner Adrian Thornton. We dive into the leadership lessons that we can learn from skippering a yacht. A great discussion with some fantastic insight into good practice for any yacht skipper to be an effective leader, as well as some really helpful takeaways for any leader in any walk of life.

About Albert

Albert is keen to share his learnings from climbing the leadership ladder from Team Leader to Manager to Executive over a 30+ year career in corporate IT Services. His experience includes being the formally appointed leader of teams as small as 10 and businesses in excess of 1,200 employees, whilst also voluntarily being mentor to existing Managers/Executives looking to improve/progress and Professionals aspiring to leadership.

About Neil

Neil is passionate about leadership and enabling people to be the best leaders they can be. After 30 years leading small and large national and global teams for a large corporate, he has spent the past 5 years helping companies from many industries and of every size to shape and develop their businesses and leaders.