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Have you tried ‘Losing the Ego?’

Self-interest might seem common among those with leadership or management responsibility, but it can have damaging consequences, says leading UK Chartered Psychologist Steven Sylvester. A former professional cricketer and ex-academy footballer, Sylvester has helped leaders in business and professional sport … Continue reading

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“What does today’s business environment demand from its Leaders”?

Here at withoutEGO© we are focussing on how you can learn to transform your business by paying attention to a more selfless way of working.   Over the winter period we will be asking Steven Sylvester the founder of the … Continue reading

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Inspiring your ‘maverick performer’ and ‘managing success’ – a case for pure Structural Alignment.

Following the fall out this week between KP and the ECB, please find below part two of my psychological view of ‘what lessons can be learnt for both world class sport and business’? “The mark of a truly great organisation is … Continue reading

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A short psychological opinion about the KP and English cricket saga – Part One

A sad situation for English cricket where everyone involved or witnessing it is affected – there are simply no winners. Everyone loses. Perhaps an analogy can give some much needed insight: ‘This situation is not too dissimilar to a conflict … Continue reading

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Moeen Ali – Inspired By Faith

Aside from his cricketing abilities, Moeen’s brief international career has thus far shown us his remarkable temperament. To turn on match-winning performances of this nature whilst being in the media spotlight is highly impressive. So where does he obtain such … Continue reading

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A guest in the talkSport studio discussing England & India

Last night Steven was a guest in the talkSport studio with Andrew McKenna and ex England Batsman Mark Butcher.  Steven was asked about his work with Moeen Ali and how he would help India deal with their recent defeat.  Steven talks about … Continue reading

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BBC Radio5 Live Test Match Special

Listening to Alison Mitchell’s commentary on the 3rd day of the Fourth Test as England win against India, it was great to hear the withoutEGO philosophy mentioned along with Moeen Ali becoming the bowler to reach 20 test match wickets … Continue reading

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Steven Sylvester talks to Rob Bonnet on the Today Programme BBC Radio4

Hear Rob and Steven’s discussions about Moeen Ali operating withoutEGO https://audioboo.fm/boos/2382296-steven-sylvester-bbc-radio4-today-programme-with-rob-bonnet.mp3?nojs=1

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James Anderson has been told he does not need to get so angry to success in Test cricket.

by Dean Wilson of  The Mirror The England bowler’s aggression could land him in trouble again if he does not learn to curb his verbal outbursts. Umpires seem powerless to stop players snarling at each other, as seen by Bruce … Continue reading

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England all-rounder Moeen Ali follows ‘withoutEGO’ philosophy to keep feet on ground

Top sports psychologist Steven Sylvester says Moeen Ali’s ability to nullify negative judgment is “absolutely remarkable” for a 27-year-old – The Telegraph Moeen Ali has been an international cricketer for only a matter of weeks, but he is already well … Continue reading

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