An interesting quote about MandelaApril 20, 2010
I was watching Fareed Zakaria GPS on CNN last weekend, and I heard commentary on Nelson Mandela, and a...00
Leading by autobiographyDecember 24, 2009
While leaders may have varying styles, traits and behaviors, one pattern that I discovered relates to a concept I...
Sudden (?) interest in storytellingDecember 21, 2009
I must confess that I am discovering that one should not plan too much in advance when writing a...
The inspirational leadership of Sir Edmund HillaryDecember 14, 2009
December 13: Last week, I came across an article in the Business Education supplement of the Financial Times. It...
The concept of “mastery”, and leadership trainingDecember 8, 2009
Last week, in response to a comment by John Antonios, I wrote about deliberate practice. As I reflected on...
More on leadership training and deliberate practiceDecember 4, 2009
I was writing an entry to post this week, but instead of that entry I decided to respond to...
Natural “gifts”, talent, and leadership trainingNovember 27, 2009
Since the question of ‘natural born leaders’ keeps coming back to me from individuals in my corporate seminars and...
You can take charge of your own leadership training and developmentNovember 24, 2009
In my class this week with a group of 25 university students in Munich, I am struck by the...
Reflections on Leadership TrainingNovember 20, 2009
My plan for the next few weeks, or perhaps months, on this blog is to discuss some of my...