The BarrettClark & Duncannon Edit

A curated collection of news & insights which aims to inspire and inform.

August 15, 2018

An Enjoyable Twist on a Strengths-Based Approach by Simon Clark

Last week I took off my Managing Partner hat and put on racing gloves. I “crewed” on a racing yacht at…

July 10, 2018

Am I Good Enough?

Am I good enough? is an interesting question that rose to the surface during my day volunteering with Smart Works….

May 22, 2018

Taking a Strengths-Based Approach

There was something missing from our internal employee review process….it was a bit wooden and we paid it lip service….

April 04, 2018

What Drives High Performance in the Workplace?

What drives high performance in the workplace?   What drives high performance at work? On 2nd January 2018 I introduced…

March 16, 2018

Smart Works – The BarrettClark Executive Search Charity of Choice

We’ve committed to all sorts of challenges….   The London Marathon, Tough Mudder, Bike Rides, Triathlons and more, supporting a…

March 11, 2018

Positivity and Mindset In The Workplace: 6 Reasons Behind The Success

Crisis and Chaos. Negativity is the currency, fear around Brexit, the economy struggling, the high street is failing. And don’t…

February 09, 2018

Positivity Is The Centre Around Which Success Orbits

  Looking back on January……I can say that good choices and positivity has resulted in numerous successes at BarrettClark…. the…

February 02, 2018

The History & Future Of British Television

Who knew that under a hundred years after the first public demonstration of television to members of the Royal Institution…

February 02, 2018

Positive choices for 2018

I’ve just got back from Australia. Between London, Hong Kong, Sydney, Geelong and 5 days of The Ashes Test Match…

January 03, 2018

How Body Language Affects Your Interview Technique

Your impeccable CV and cover letter have secured you a much sought after job interview. Now it’s time to impress…

January 02, 2018

Is the future unclear for the smaller Leisure Trust?

In my early career I worked in the world of outsourced leisure and for the last 17 years I have…

January 02, 2018

The Budget Operators have Fundamentally Changed the Health and Fitness Industry Forever

The phenomenal growth of PureGym from just 4 sites in 2009 to 141 sites in 2015, with its recent purchase…