Neil has been involved in intrapreneurial activities since 1989 – continually asking ‘why-?’ and ‘what if-?’ in multinational corporations and SMEs. Since 2012 he has been writing, speaking, advising and consulting on intrapreneurship in both the public and private sector including introducing commercial awareness through game-based workshops, gamified elearning and mentoring.

As an intrapreneur consultant, his experience includes:

Advice
Delivery of masterclasses to board members, management forums and teams; mentoring board members in organizational health (leadership capability, employee engagement, communications, win-win culture, etc.); mentoring intrapreneurs as they negotiate their way; coaching and mentoring heads of transformation.

Consultancy
Design and build of intrapreneurship laboratories; development of idea pathways; auditing and design of intrapreneur ecosystems.

Training
Design and delivery of various blended learning programs (game-based workshops, gamified elearning, virtual classrooms, mentoring) in Design Thinking, Commercial Awareness, Intrapreneurship, and Intrapreneur Leadership.

Technology
Design of a complete Idea Management Toolkit incorporating crowdsourcing of issues / ideas, idea pathways and business canvas.

Examples of work in this area includes:

  • Design of complete intrapreneur ecosystem model including auditing toolkit;
  • Development of an intrapreneurship model for local government including idea pathways, idea laboratory and mentoring program;
  • Co-authoring of plan for commercial agenda in local government client;
  • Introduction of intrapreneurship into a sales function;
  • Soft market research into development of community-based Design Thinking;
  • Masterclasses in public sector innovation with UK County Councils;
  • Mentoring intrapreneurs in innovation;
  • Workshops in commercial awareness with UK local government and social enterprises;
  • Delivery of speeches in different countries on the topic of intrapreneurship;

Contact Neil to enquire as to his availability for interim work.