A daily dose of inspiration
A sanctuary and a daily dose of inspiration was The Girls’ Lounge @ Cannes. An event packed week, with a list too long to name all the brilliant people that took time to share their perspectives, with a very willing crowd.
We smiled when Charlotte Beers and Robert Pittman were talking. Charlotte referenced “that long walk they call golf” – when referencing a way men get business done. Bob talked about “dissent” being the important and critical dynamic in business and in leadership teams and mentioned an initiative that caught our eye where each employee is encouraged to take one idea a year straight to the CEO – and the CEO has a diarised time to meet them.
We even had the pleasure of Channing Tatum distilling mischief in a very personal interview by Joanna Coles – Editor in Chief of Cosmopolitan Magazine. Channing came across as an honest and very nice guy. After the success of Magic Mike, he is taking a new concept to Las Vegas – ‘We want to create a place for women that is their gentlemen’s club’. Have to say, we are curious…..