Kerrie Fleming

B.Comm, MBS, PhD

Kerrie is an Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour at Ashridge Executive Education, Hult International Business School specializing in leadership development with a particular expertise in leader emotional intelligence (EI) and its practical application for individuals and organizations. She is a research lead for Transforming Behaviours and is former Head of Department for the Leadership and People faculty at Ashridge. She sits on a number of academic regulatory and research committees at Ashridge. As a Client Director and facilitator, Kerrie has designed and delivered customized, MBA and Open Leadership and Management development programs to senior executives, incorporating sessions on emotional intelligence, resilience, influencing, change management, strategy and innovation to Fortune 500 companies as well as UK and international governments, indigenous and international organizations. 

Prior to working in executive education, Kerrie worked as a University lecturer teaching Strategy, Management, Economics and Marketing with a number of Universities in Ireland. Additionally, she worked in strategic acquisition management, account management and customer service within the European Food Industry

She is an invited speaker at a number of business events in the UK, has featured on BBC Radio and is a regular contributor to HR and Learning and development practitioner publications She has published The Leaders guide to Emotional Agility by Pearson FT and along with Roger Delves is editor of Inspiring leadership published by Bloomsbury which is now available. 

Kerrie Fleming

Publications

Inspiring Leadership

Delves, R. & Fleming, K. (Eds.)(Forthcoming) Inspiring Leadership. London, Bloomsbury

The leader's guide to emotional agility

Fleming, K. (forthcoming 2015) The leader's guide to emotional agility. Pearson, FT: London

Managing stakeholder emotion: A study of architectural practices

Fleming, K. (2015) 'Managing stakeholder emotion: A study of architectural practices'. Presentation to the 17th European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology (EAWOP). Oslo, 20-23 May

Developing leader intelligence

Fleming, K. and Olivier, S. (2015) 'Developing Leader Intelligence: transitioning from ego to eco intelligence'. Presentation to the 7th Developing Leadership Capacity Conference (DLCC). Henley Business School, 15-16 July

Emotional Intelligence and Leadership

Caruso, D., Fleming, K., and Spector, E. (2014) 'Emotional Intelligence and Leadership' in Goethals, G., Kramer, R., and Messick, D. (eds) Conceptions of Leadership: Enduring Ideas and Emerging Insights. New York: Palgrave

Getting in touch with your emotions

Fleming, K. (2014) Getting in touch with your emotions. Edge (Leadership and Management Institute Magazine), Jan-Feb 2014

Stress in Business and the nature of leadership

Fleming, K. (2014) 'Stress in Business and the nature of leadership' Free Thinking, BBC Radio 3. 29 May

How to use emotion to motivate a team

Fleming, K. (2013) 'How to use emotion to motivate a team'. Public Finance Magazine, September 2013

The Ashridge Mayer Salovey Caruso Emotional Intelligence (MSCEIT) report learning guide

The Ashridge Mayer Salovey Caruso Emotional Intelligence (MSCEIT) report learning guide

Emotional Intelligence and Entrepreneurs

Emotional Intelligence and Entrepreneurs, The Business Show, Radio Verulam. 25 August 2013

Emotional Intelligence and its application in organisations

Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace Conference, Ashridge Business Schools, Herts, UK. May 29-31 2013

The effects of Emotional Intelligence on Innovation

Fleming, K., Flood, P. & Bosak, J. (2011) The effects of Emotional Intelligence on Innovation, British Academy of Management Conference, Aston University, Birmingham, 15 - 17 September

Emotional Intelligence and its measures

Fleming, K. (2011) Emotional Intelligence and its measures, Cross Disciplinary Seminar, Research Cluster in Emotions in Society, University of Limerick, 29 April

McDonalds and Globalisation

Fleming, K. (2011) McDonalds and Globalisation, Case Study, In Cunningham, J. & Harney, B. (eds) Strategy and the Strategist, Oxford University Press, London

Putting the emotion into strategy

Fleming, K. & Flood, P. (2010) Putting the emotion into strategy, Irish Academy of Management Conference, University College Cork, 1 - 3 September

The role of emotional intelligence in business

O'Sullivan, K. & Flood, P. (2009) The role of emotional intelligence in business, International Society of Research in Emotions ISRE, University of Leuven, Belgium, 6-8 August

Strategy Practice in a globally diversified Food MNC

O'Sullivan, K. & Cunningham, J. (2008) Strategy Practice in a globally diversified Food MNC, Irish Business Journal, Vol. 4, No. 1

Strategy Practice in a diversified Global Food MNC

O'Sullivan, K. & J. Cunningham (2007) Strategy Practice in a diversified Global Food MNC, Strategic Management Society, 27th Annual International Conference, San Diego, CA, USA. 14-17 October