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As hotels plan to reopen … The first Orient Express hotel is to open in Rome

150 years ago, Georges Nagelmackers created the Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits (the International Sleeping Car Company).

His first luxury trains soon set off across Europe. A few years later, the legendary Orient-Express train connected Paris to Constantinople and the rest is history.

Thanks to the train’s success, la Compagnie des Grands Hôtels was launched. As the trains...

How will events reinvent themselves post pandemic? Will less mean more?

It is a question which has been now long debated. Many forecast the continued growth of virtual events which is expected to grow in value by 30% year on year for the next decade whilst many others yearn for the return of live events where people do start to once again socially interact again. However, the question hanging in the air is how...

On 22nd May, we have 22 industry players walking at different locations all across the country. The Great Post-Lockdown Walk in support of The Leader’s Journey. Come and Join.

On the 22nd May, we are delighted that so many are offering to do the challenging walks all across the country from Scotland down to the Cotswolds, London and on the South Coast. There is a number joining Chris Sheppardson on the Northumberland Coast to walk from Alnwick Castle up to the Bamburgh Castle but understandably, in these challenging times, many want to...

It has been a long three months, do we understand enough about the mental health impact? Have you seen behaviours change as many have becoming increasingly siloed? The need to create purpose.

It is no surprise that there are research that has found that the lockdowns saw more people reporting common mental disorders and anxiety in the UK. Many reports note that mental health has been impacted by people feeling lonely, working from home, caring for children and struggling financially.
In a study last year of over 13,000 interviews, almost 30% of adults living in the...

The Leader’s Journey – Making the stories and learnings from leaders easily accessible to all

The Leader’s Journey is a new initiative, founded by a team of four like-minded individuals who all possess a passion for and appreciation of the importance of leadership, in culture, in continuous learning and in knowledge share. All four come from very different backgrounds, view issues through different lenses but share a common passion to make knowledge share easily accessible to all.