Leadership dimensions and how to wake them up

Leadership dimensions and how to wake them up

Leadership is (according to the GLOBE Study), “the ability of an individual to influence, motivate and enable others to contribute to the effectiveness and success of the organizations of which they are members” Some people influence others because they have extremely...
Take a break and recharge your batteries

Take a break and recharge your batteries

I was coached by a Zen Monk some years ago and I still remember him saying, “the fireman is not there to die”. He meant by this that there will be times when we need to put ourself first; if we want to continue to help others As a leader, the temptation can be to...
Ego & leadership

Ego & leadership

I have recently seen many articles and posts knocking the ego and its role in leadership and I often here expressions like, “his ego arrives before him”, or “she is very ego driven” or “she/he has a very big ego” – and most of them give the ego a negative...
Incarnating your leadership

Incarnating your leadership

If you want to fully incarnate your leadership capacity, the first thing is to be clear that you understand what leadership is about; defined by the GLOBE study as, “the ability of an individual to influence, motivate and enable others to contribute to the...
Leadership – attitude, energy and awareness

Leadership – attitude, energy and awareness

If you ask a dozen or so chemical engineers to define Reynolds number, they would all undoubtedly reply, “the ratio of inertial forces to viscous forces within a fluid which is subjected to relative internal movement” They will even be able to cite the equation Re =...
LEADERSHIP

LEADERSHIP

Leadership is not about self, it’s about others LEADERSHIP Listening to others – “We have two ears and one mouth, so we should listen more than we say” Encouraging others – “Nine tenths of education is encouragement” Accompanying others –...