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042: “Having the Balls to Diversify” with Pol Gallagher of ZAP Architecture

In this week’s episode I speak with founder of ZAP Architecture Pol Gallagher. Pol and the ZAP team have created an exciting and entrepreneurial practice who have become their own clients on a number of projects including the reuse of a dilapidated Victorian theatre into one of London’s premier trampoline parks (ZAP Space), which is also where their practice studios are based. And yes I did have a bounce! ZAP’s work includes art installations, live events, award winning garden’s at the Chelsea flower show and an array of home extensions to super prime properties in some of London’s most prestigious postcodes.

In this episode you will learn

– The key fundamentals you need to get your own projects off the ground

– Why it takes courage to diversify and why architects should take the risk

– The dangers of taking on the wrong projects

THIS WEEK’S RESOURCES:

Zap Architecture https://www.zaparchitecture.com

ZAP Space https://zapspace.co.uk

 

TICKETS TO Business of Architecture Live Event

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041: Using Emotional Intelligence to Win Work, Retain Talent & Grow a Business with Louise Rodgers and Rachel Birchmore

Using Emotional Intelligence to win work, retain talent & grow a business with Louise Rodgers and Rachel Birchmore.

This week’s podcast delves into a topic that so many successful business owners, industry thought leaders and CEOs place as the most important business skill of them all – Emotional Intelligence.

Our emotional intelligence underpins all of our decision-making, our ability to take action, handle interpersonal relationships and our overall experience of life. In business it is everything and self-awareness through cultivating Emotional Intelligence not only enables us to reach our business goals faster but also enriches every facet of life.

In this podcast Louise Rodgers, a qualified, accredited executive and business coach and Rachel Birchmore an experienced strategic marketing consultant and trained business, personal & leadership coach discuss Emotional Intelligence and how it architects can use it in their business.

In this episode you will learn:
– Simple Emotional Intelligence practices that can build powerful relationships
– How to use Emotional Intelligence to retain staff
– Why Emotional Intelligence is the key to winning the right kind of work

TIX for BOA UK 5th March 2019
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