Category Archives: Leadership

Isabel Rimanoczy on Time … and Meaning

I find this video of Isabel Rimanoczy truly inspiring. I hope the story she tells, and the way she tells it, touches your heart as it did mine. I had the honor of assisting Isabel with a presentation at an … Continue reading

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What Is A Thought Leader?

The following article, entitled  “What Is A Thought Leader?” is taken from FORBES LEADERSHIP section.  I thought it  might be interesting and educational to debate its content and I therefore hope you will feel free to comment on it. Personally I do not … Continue reading

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John Lennon

This PBS ‘American Masters’ Programme shows John Lennon’s life in NYC, the importance of his relationship with Yoko Ono and his role as a father and as an activist for peace. He seemed to inject incredible energy into situations and was … Continue reading

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Is ‘Just Leadership’ a woman’s role?

“All over the Western world today organizations by the hundreds, large and small, that are trying to bring about a more just, peaceful, and ecologically harmonious social order, are heavily female in composition.” Riane Eisler

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kd Lang – an inspiration

Ever since I read about K D Lang in ‘All you Get is Me’ I have been inspired by this woman whose integrity is of the highest calibre. Last night as I sat with friends at their home east of … Continue reading

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A spiritual solution to leadership in crisis

As one interested in mind/body science, I’ve always enjoyed reading Deepak Chopra. Today one of my friends on Facebook drew my attention to a recent interview about his views on leadership. Here’s an excerpt that caught my eye, where  he talks … Continue reading

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Views on Leadership

One of my favorite writers on leadership is Kevin Cashman and one of his quotes that makes me think is “The role of the Leader is to take us on journeys to places we have never been before” . It’s not only … Continue reading

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Ethics in business – a question on LinkedIn

On LinkedIn I belong to a group called “ethicability” and today I responded to a question posted about a month ago.   The question ‘Are UK Companies more interested in business ethics than U.S. companies?’ was posted on the discussion board by … Continue reading

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Corporate responsibility or Individual?

A quotation from a colleagues daily email showing the following, “We are the leaders we’ve been waiting for”  by Grace Lee Boggs, captured my attention and reminded me of one of my favorite quotations on leadership by Ghandi – “You … Continue reading

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Leaders and followers

In The Leadership Challenge, Kouzes & Posner wrote about the 225 different values, traits & characteristics that followers admired in the leaders whom they followed. Of the 225, the most common were: 1) Honesty 2) Competence 3) Forward looking 4) … Continue reading

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