How Gandhi inspires middle managers to leadJanuary 16, 2015
There is a potential drawback to using the stories of great men such as Gandhi when I teach a...00
More on the three pathsJanuary 8, 2015
When I teach about the three paths we often have before us (discussed in the previous post)—to leave, accept,...
More on storytelling, manipulation and authenticity in politics…May 3, 2011
After Eduardo’s discussion of Real Madrid and Barcelona, I followed with interest their recent meetings, particularly the Champions League...
Gandhi had an extraordinary ability to process his life experienceMarch 18, 2010
As we saw in the previous entry, a major turning point in Gandhi’s life occurred when, as a young...
We are wrong to think that leaders have extraordinary past experiencesMarch 15, 2010
As I have traveled throughout the world for a number of years, I have been struck...
You can, and should, refuse to accept the context (continued)November 5, 2009
Example 3: A Scandinavian woman studying in France was somewhat dismayed by the attitude some of the people in...
Leadership for middle managersOctober 5, 2009
Some of my favorite issues in leadership involve leadership without authority (or power). When I work with teams in...