Culture eats everything for breakfast

I came across a piece on the Autosport site which featured the team principal of Racing Point, Otmar Szafnauer, reflecting on how, despite the fact that they have a wealthy team owner – Canadian Lawrence Stroll, whose son Lance drives for the team – they haven’t been able to transform this new investment into performance […]

Anyone interested in leadership and management must read this book.

  I’ve just finished reading ‘Total Competition’ by Ross Brawn and Adam Parr. I’ve always been a passionate believer that all organisations can learn a great deal from the competitive world of F1. It’s a goldfish bowl where people, money and technology come together in order to achieve amazing levels of performance – isn’t this […]

Drivers, teams and team orders

Nico Rosberg is the 2016 world driver’s champion. I say this as you may not have picked up this important fact due to the furore that surrounded the final Grand Prix of 2016 at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. As usual it appears everyone has got themselves in knots over the question as to […]