Author Archives: Neil Crofts

About Neil Crofts

Writer, coach and consultant on authentic business and authentic leadership. Neil has inspired and motivated hundreds organisations and thousands of individuals to their highest potential. Neil has written three published books and numerous e-books. Neil is a coach, facilitator and consultant helping people and businesses find their authentic purpose and use it to inspire and motivate them to be everything that they can be. Neil has raced cars, been self-employed, run a company and sold it, been employed by large companies, experienced growth and contraction at the heart of the dotcom boom, tried changing companies from the inside and from the outside as European Head of Strategy at internet consultancy/rock band Razorfish. Neil has been independent for over 10 years and delivered his Authentic Leadership message to a diverse range of business audiences including people at BP, Shell, Microsoft, Kraft Foods, MSN, Jamie Oliver, South Gloucestershire Council, National Blood Transfusion Service, KaosPilots Business School, Fashion company By Malene Birger, German technology company Eleven.

Post Conventional World Domination

In 2001 the largest five companies in the world by market capitalisation were GE, Microsoft, Exxon, Citi and Walmart. By 2011 they were Exxon, Apple, Petro China, Shell and ICBC (Bank of China). By 2016 they were Apple, Alphabet (Google), … Continue reading

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Psychology and Sustained Success

There is a great deal written about how to create success, both for individuals, teams and organisations, but some of our experience suggests that success will come along quite easily if we can just avoid creating the circumstances for failure. … Continue reading

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Culture is the engine of transformational change

At Holos our primary focus is on culture. We help organisations address the fundamental challenge: how do you intentionally create and curate the kind of culture that delivers sustained success in a disrupted environment. Our end game is authentic leadership, … Continue reading

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Fit for change

In our book “Stealing from the future and how you can stop it” we discuss our observation that far the majority of people that we work with in businesses have the ability and intention to operate at an “interdependent” level. … Continue reading

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5 Leadership Lessons from India

Wishing everyone sustained and sustainable success in 2019. We had the great good fortune to be able to spend our New Year in India.  We chose India because we wanted our children (13 and 15) to appreciate that their life … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas from Holos

Please follow the link to find our Holos Christmas card, wishing all of you a very happy and easy Christmas this year. Print, cut out, share and ask – #christmasiseasy Happy Christmas 2018 Best neil Neil Crofts Co-Founder Holos +447803 … Continue reading

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Stealing fro the future – extract

The print copies of the book arrived today and it looks fantastic.  Very exciting.  Here is a brief extract from the book and below are links to the paperback, ebook and the launch livestream. Exercising Leadership The very instant we … Continue reading

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