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  • Everyone has leadership potential

    Last time I was discussing some of the leadership lessons of Medicines for Humanity. Another of these lessons is that, if leadership is a decision that is open and accessible to everyone, leadership should happen at every level of an organization. Everybody in a group can make the decision to have a positive influence. We can do this in two

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  • An example as leadership as a decision

    September 15 was something of a special day for me.  At Medicines for Humanity’s annual award dinner at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, I was honored as Humanitarian of the Year.  In truth, I was quite surprised and humbled when this award was announced a few months ago.  I am still not sure why I was ‘chosen’ for

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  • Leaders take stands

    The previous entry ended with my three discoveries.  Today I would like to begin the discussion of the first one: leadership is a decision, and a decision that is accessible to anyone. When I say leadership is a decision, and that this decision is open and accessible to everyone, I mean that we can all influence our context and the

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  • A new start

    I have not been writing on this blog for a while. but two recent events got me thinking that I should start again. In fact, the two events are related, and they lead me back to the story of Medicines for Humanity and founder Tim Bilodeau. Event One: I am being honored by the organization as ‘Humanitarian of the Year’

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