Manley Talks and The Compassionate Leadership Academy provide successful leadership, learning and cultural change programmes that create commitment, engagement and ultimately performance.  Manley Hopkinson is a highly acclaimed keynote speaker and currently works as a consultant in leadership, people and performance to a number of global companies.

We love what we do.

With over 20 years experience, our reputation for excellence and proven results has ensured our continued involvement in a significant number of organisations.  Manley Hopkinson is an accomplished keynote speaker and pioneer in the development and implementation of compassionate leadership cultural change programmes.   In 2014 he published his book Compassionate Leadership (Piatkus) and in 2018 launched The Compassionate Leadership Academy online course.  We use a carefully selected group of experienced associates to help deliver and facilitate our programmes. All of our work is designed to create one thing – commitment – but in a unique and extraordinary way.

We will ensure:

  • Your leadership teams are effective and collectively brilliant.
  • All effort is leveraged to deliver your strategy, values and purpose.
  • All your people are committed, aligned, engaged, and feel valued.
  • A positive and sustainable change in your organisation.

We believe in:

  • Story telling – to create moments of inspiration, to motivate and to embed learning.
  • Inclusive learning and training  – developing people and teams together.
  • Compassionate leadership as the route to commitment.
  • Commitment as the route to engagement, collaboration, growth, resilience, innovation, motivation, well-being, happiness, greater productivity and, ultimately, performance.
  • Working with our brains and tapping into the power of neural physiology to enable change.
  • Providing evidence that measures the positive impact of our work with cultural analytics and key performance indicators.
  • Make it fun – we want you to “enjoy the journey”.

Manley Hopkinson is an explorer, author, accomplished keynote speaker, director, senior advisor and the leading voice in the field of Compassionate Leadership. His strength lies in creating and developing the transformational leadership behaviours which lead to commitment, engagement and ultimately performance.

Areas of Expertise

  • Keynote Inspirational Presentations
  • Leading voice and author – Compassionate Leadership
  • Inclusive Leadership & Personal Development programme using the Compassionate Leadership online Academy
  • Senior Leadership Team Performance
  • Creation of your Organisation Guiding Message
  • High Performance Cultural Alignment (HPCA)
  • High Performance Diagnostic – in conjunction with The HPO Centre
  • Relationship and Performance Analytics
  • Pomodoro Remote Conference Method
Founder Manley Hopkinson
Founder Manley Hopkinson

Compassionate Leadership: How to create and maintain engaged, committed and high-performing teams