Learn from our past to prepare for your future

The H Files goes back in time to explore history’s most fascinating triumphs (and avoidable mistakes) to show today’s professionals how to put these valuable history lessons to use.

Leading through Uncertainty

The H-Files: Leading Through Uncertainty

Between the 1918 Influenza pandemic and World War I, the beginning of the 20th century was so uncertain. Leaders like the future U.S. President Harry Truman, the Prime Minister of France, Georges Clemenceau, and a young Indian lawyer named Mahatma Gandhi successfully navigated this time of war, illness, and chaos. This 10-lesson programme focuses on these leaders' successful techniques to adapt, communicate, make quick decisions, and practice empathy with their teams to thrive.

Preview Lesson: Prepare For Change

The H-Files: Project Management

What do Magellan, Cleopatra, and Napoleon Bonaparte all have in common? Failed projects. The H Files: Project Management examines some of history's famous (and not-so-famous) project management mistakes. This 10-lesson programme examines these failures through a project management lens so you'll learn what you should and shouldn't do while managing your projects. These are project management best practices for non-project managers.

Preview Lesson: Communicate with Your Stakeholders

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