CFOs, COOs, CMOs – who makes the best CEO?

Posted on April 26, 2019

Unless you’re a founder, you are most likely looking to move into the CEO position after...


Don’t Worry, Be Happy - PPMA Conference 2019

Posted on April 26, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe, Founding Director of Real World Group will be...

British Quality Foundation Leadership

Real World Group look forward to being a part of the British Quality Foundation Leadership Conference on March 28th in London

Posted on March 27, 2019

There is a wonderful speaker line-up, including our very own...

Online Webinar

Learn more about the PLI through the Association of Coaching webinar with guest expert; Chief Executive of Real World Group, Juliette Alban-Metcalfe

Posted on February 19, 2019

The next complimentary Member-benefit webinar will...

Hitting the Wall


Posted on January 2, 2019

Rachel Hannan, Chair of Real World Group offers five tips for leaders on...

Rachel Hannan

Grant Thornton unveils 2018 Faces of a Vibrant Economy featuring our chair, Rachel Hannan

Posted on November 15, 2018

We are delighted to reveal that that our chair, Rachel Hannan has been selected by...

Forward Ladies Logo

Real World Group to support Forward Ladies National Awards

Posted on November 15, 2018

As a company committed to inclusion and diversity we're delighted to once again support the....

Women on boards

The good, the bad and the downright overdue on the progress of women on Boards – and why we all have a role to play

Posted on October 10, 2018

Rachel Hannan, Chair, of Real World Group wrote an article a couple of weeks ago for HR Magazine, prompted by...


Levelling the playing field

Posted on October 1, 2018

It’s hard to believe in the 21st century, but there has been a significant, recent decline in the number of women in executive roles in FTSE 250 companies, and no progress among...

College of Police

Rachel Hannan, chair of Real World Group explores; The good, the bad and the downright overdue for HR Magazine

Posted on October 1, 2018

The article takes a further look at why we should stop judging women and diverse leaders against outdated leadership criteria and...

College of Police

Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe invited to speak alongside the College of Police at North East Region Senior Leaders Forum

Posted on June 4, 2018

The leadership forum was hosted at West Yorkshire Police’s Training Centre of excellence. Deputy Police Constable for West Yorkshire Police...

Top 40 Business Women

Top 40 Business Women in Yorkshire

Posted on June 1, 2018

We are delighted to share the news that Real World Group’s Chair, Rachel Hannan has been featured once again in Insider Yorkshire Magazine as one of the 40 most significant women in Yorkshire business.

Five principles of high-performing teams

Five principles of high-performing teams

Posted on May 23, 2018

Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe And Juliette Alban-Metcalfe explore the five principles of high-performing teams in Personnel Today.

Engaging Leadership – a better approach to leading a team?

Engaging Leadership – a better approach to leading a team?

Posted on May 23, 2018

CEO, Juliette Alban-Metcalfe's article in the Nursing Times explains how a specific approach to leadership, called Engaging Transformational Leadership, provides a framework for nursing leaders to rise to these challenges.

Successful Leadership: It’s not who you are, it’s what you do

Successful Leadership: It’s not who you are, it’s what you do

Posted on May 11, 2018

CEO, Juliette Alban-Metcalfe shares her thoughts on leadership in 2018 and beyond with Brewster Pratap's Unique People Magazine.

Personnel Today Magazine

How Can Organisations Take Ownership of Wellbeing?

Posted on April 11, 2018

Culture change around engagement and wellbeing starts with leaders and their behaviour. But it is also about individuals taking ownership and responsibility to create a climate that enhances employee mental health for everyone, as Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe explains in Personnel Today's, Occupational Health & Wellbeing Magazine.

Engage for Success Conference 2018

Real World Group to sponsor the Engage for Success Conference 2018

Posted on February 27, 2018

We're proud sponsors of the Engage for Success conference held on the Thursday March 22nd 2018 at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Westminster, London

Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe joins Great British Speakers Agency

Posted on February 13, 2018

Co-founder of Real World Group Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe joins the Great British Speakers selection.

The Great British Speaker Agency offer speakers based in Great Britain for keynote presentations, conferences and entertainment.

Juliette Alban-Metcalfe - CEO, Real World Group to speak at Women’s Global Leadership Summit

Posted on February 02, 2018

Juliette Alban-Metcalfe - CEO, Real World Group to speak at Ashridge Executive Education and Hult International Business Schools, Women’s Global Leadership Summit, on the 2nd March 2018

Building Team Resilience Webinar with Juliette Alban-Metcalfe

Posted on January 22, 2018

You can now sign up for a free masterclass with Juliette Alban-Metcalfe and Forward Ladies on March 21 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm The webinar is aimed at people who are responsible for a team of people.

NEW BOOK Launch, The Psychology of Ethnicity in Organisations with CEO, Juliette Alban-Metcalfe as contributing author

Posted on January 15, 2018

Juliette Alban-Metcalfe gives her insight into the challenges of career progression for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) leaders, and how to overcome them.

Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe joins Chartwell Speaker Agency

Posted on January 2, 2018

We are delighted to announce Chartwell Speakers now manage the speaker bookings of Real World Groups founding director; Professor Beverly Alimo-Metcalfe.

Real World Group takes an honest look at integrity

Posted on November 17, 2017

The impact of the exposure of a lack of integrity on companies’ performance and reputation is well-publicised through cautionary tales such as the fallout from the “Greyball” software being exposed at Uber, and the impact of the emissions scandal at VW.

Real World Group feature in Personnel Today

Posted on November 9, 2017

The World Health Organization has called stress “the epidemic of the 21st Century”, and work-related stress is argued to be the major factor causing this phenomenon (Fink G, 2016).

Juliette Alban-Metcalfe will be speaking at EAWOP WorkLab in Riga, Latvia

Posted on October 24, 2017

Real World Group will be attending the 6th EAWOP WorkLab - Practitioner Skills Workshop on Organisational and Culture Change on the 2nd – 4th November, 2017, in Riga, Latvia.