Trust and Leadership

Trust is such a crucial part of effective leadership. 

This short video, Sam talks about the Trust Equation and how we build trust with others as leaders.

Leading Change Out of a Crisis

Leading change to embed new ways of working after a crisis can be really challenging.

In this video, Sam talks about how Ascend are helping clients understand and work out where to begin.

The Future of Leadership in the Prison Service

Ascend Director Sam Charles speaks at the International Corrections and Prison Associations conference in Montreal about the important leadership qualities for the future of prison services.

Sam was presenting in his previous role as Client Director for a private consultancy having led the hugely successful UK talent development programme for the Long-Term and High Security Estate of the UK Prison Service during 2016-2019