Michael Costello

Michael Costello is a business psychologist and director of Workplace Evolution. He produces the Workplace Evolution podcast in association with Management Today.

“We are seeing a shift away from ‘I say, you do’ leadership"

“We are seeing a shift away from ‘I say, you do’ leadership"

Workplace Evolution Podcast: The latest edition sees Double Olympians Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh discuss the Olympic formula for a high-performance culture and the critical role of inclusive leadership.

When Sir Clive Woodward demonstrated the power of empathetic leadership

When Sir Clive Woodward demonstrated the power of empathetic leadership

Workplace Evolution Podcast: Rugby World Cup winner Will Greenwood MBE and former BBH CEO Ben Fennell discuss what leaders can learn from elite athletes.

John Amaechi: "When people are afraid, they do irrational things"

John Amaechi: "When people are afraid, they do irrational things"

Workplace Evolution Podcast: The latest edition sees psychologist and former NBA player John Amaechi discuss impactful leadership, privilege and how discomfort can help us grow.

Nigel Farage: “If we had a Presidential model, I’d consider running”

Nigel Farage: “If we had a Presidential model, I’d consider running”

Workplace Evolution Podcast: The former UKIP leader on how he convinced non-voters to vote Leave, how to get rebels to conform and how he thinks he'll be remembered.

Rory Cellan-Jones: Why are you always on your phone?

Rory Cellan-Jones: Why are you always on your phone?

Workplace Evolution podcast: The Always On author and BBC correspondent on the moment Stephen Hawking told him artificial intelligence could end mankind.

Robert Kaplan: The essence of long-term strategy

Robert Kaplan: The essence of long-term strategy

Workplace Evolution podcast: The Harvard Business School professor and inventor of the balanced scorecard on climate change and how capitalism can do good.

Leroy Logan: How to tackle prejudice in your organisation

Leroy Logan: How to tackle prejudice in your organisation

Workplace Evolution podcast: The pioneering black police superintendent discusses bias, inertia and toxic team culture.

Jim Collins on Steve Jobs 2.0, finding the right people & why you need a 'stop doing' list

Jim Collins on Steve Jobs 2.0, finding the right people & why you need a 'stop doing' list

Podcast: The author of Good to Great and Beyond Entrepreneurship grants a rare interview.

Mr Motivator's guide to hard times

Mr Motivator's guide to hard times

The price of success is perseverance, says this TV pioneer.

Alastair Campbell: Tony is one of those people who doesn’t ‘get’ depression

Alastair Campbell: Tony is one of those people who doesn’t ‘get’ depression

Workplace Evolution podcast: The former Downing Street press secretary discusses the coming 'tsunami of psychological distress', and what leaders and individuals can do about it.