ETKO Sports Academy features in Leaders Council podcast alongside Lord Blunkett

The Leaders Council of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is currently in the process of talking to leadership figures from across the nation in an attempt to understand this universal trait and what it means in Britain and Northern Ireland today.

Clare Scott from ETKO Sports Academy was invited onto an episode of the podcast, which also included an interview with Lord Blunkett. Host Matthew O’Neill asked both guests a series of questions about leadership and the role it has played in their careers to date.

“The Leaders Council podcast gave us an opportunity to speak not only about the leadership style within ETKO Sports Academy but also the particular challenges that our own small business – and the sporting sector as a whole – has faced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Clare Scott. “We were privileged to be invited onto the show to raise awareness of these issues and share our experiences with others.”

Matthew O’Neill commented, “Hosting a show like this, where you speak to genuine leaders who have been there and done it, either on a national stage or within a crucial industry sector, is an absolute honour.”

Lord Blunkett, chairman of The Leaders Council of Great Britain and Northern Ireland said, “I think the most informative element of each episode is the first part, where Matthew O’Neill is able to sit down with someone who really gets how their industry works and knows how to make their organisation tick. Someone who’s there day in day out working hard and inspiring others. That’s what leadership is all about.”

You can listen to the podcast in full here: