Episode 40 Mastermind

Paul McGinley

“I wanted us to be able to look back in 20 years having achieved something special together”

Today we explore the mindset of Paul McGinley, the Irish professional golfer who has won four events on the European Tour and was the victorious Ryder Cup Captain in 2014. The Ryder Cup is a unique challenge in sports – teams are rapidly assembled and short-lived but their legacy is remembered forever. In this highly competitive environment, I explore Paul’s mindset and leadership strategies during Europe’s successful 2014 campaign and how they can be applied to any business or organisation.

Learn more about Paul's preparation, the importance of creating an inspirational shared goal, how to handle big characters – and finding your ‘caddy’.

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Episode 41

Dale Steyn

Being regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time requires focus, clarity and inner drive. In today’s episode, I reflect on a conversation I had with Dale Steyn, the recently retired South African cricketer. In his incredible career he took 439 wickets in 93 tests, and was...


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