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Brian Jones Management Development

Helping Leaders Grow - a Framework for Leadership

Learning and Development at La Fosse doesn't stop after promotion.  We are committed to progressing our employees' careers at all levels of the business, which is why we have formally adopted Brian Jones' leadership framework as the blueprint for our management and leadership development program.

Brian's framework highlights the key points of difference between leadership and management and how good managers can become great leaders.

We are delighted to be hosting an event in January with Brian, exclusively for HR Directors. At this breakfast briefing, Brian will be highlighting the key points of difference between leadership and management and sharing how his leadership framework can be used to help leaders get better. 

For more details on this event, please click here or get in touch with Claudia Cohen: claudia.cohen@lafosse.com

About Brian

Brian’s career has spanned multiple sectors and disciplines, including sales, services, commercial, Technology, and general management in a variety of industries.
In addition to launching 2 successful private businesses, Brian’s experience includes 15 years on the executive boards of FTSE100 companies.  Tenures have included; Chief Information Officer at Allied Domecq, Head of Business Transformation at Burberry, Chief Commercial Officer at Smiths Group, and President of Smiths Detection.

Brian has a track record of driving operational excellence, business transformation, and growth. He is passionate about people, service, and leadership, and has spoken on these and other subjects at London Business School, private companies, and in international leadership events.  

Since developing his Leadership Framework in 2015 Brian has presented it at leadership events around the world. Most recently he was invited to present on “Helping Leaders Get Better” at Harvard Business School. 

Brian is an alumnus of the Royal Academy of Music, INSEAD, and Harvard Business School.

Watch a preview of Brian's Leadership Framework, which he recently presented to our management team:


Please click the links below to watch videos of Brian's presentation, organised by theme:

The Importance of Authenticity
Brian discusses three essential factors of being an authentic leader: Values, Behaviours and Engagement. Specifically, what separates great leaders from good managers is that the former have clearly defined values, which align to their behaviours and how they engage with others

Task Management
Why goal setting is crucial to great leaders; how to best set, communicate and manage people against them  

Talent Attraction
Brian discusses how we nurture talent in the next part of our leadership series. Why should people be inspired to join you? How do you support other people’s development? How do you build and promote loyalty?

 

To learn more about Brian's Leadership Framework or how we've implemented this into our own management and leadership learning and development programme, please get in touch with our Director of L&D and HR: Amy.Gilman@lafosse.com

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