Entries by John


How could a decision like this happen? Interview with CNN

Click image to watch, continue reading below for more of my thoughts…   Steve Smith’s admission to cheating the Rules of Cricket to gain competitive advantage have sent shockwaves around the world. The position of Australian cricket captain and the Australian cricket team itself are held in such high esteem by this country due to […]


My Daily Telegraph article: Reboot Cricket’s Culture

Steve Smith and his ‘leadership team’ decision to violate the rules of the game is the final product of a team culture that need a significant reboot. While the coach and captain are instrumental in creating the culture that they believe is best for the team, there are many other parts which contribute, interact with […]


Radio interview with BBC Live: Smith Ball Tampering

Leading through values and principles is a phrase often talked about, but is harder to do than to say. I am sure we can all recall recent examples in politics and business where leaders have not been able to live their values and have paid the price. While we are yet to hear the full […]