Learning……

Learning in a face-to-face human community, as humans have evolved to do over hundreds of thousands of years, may always be the ideal – especially in an endeavour that is as relationship-driven as business.

– Warren G. Bennis

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Leaders…..

Leaders should always expect the very best of those around them. They know that people can change and grow.

– Warren Bennis

Who succeeds in….

Who succeeds in forming and leading a great group?

He or she is almost always a pragmatic dreamer.

They are people who get things done and they are people with immortal longings.

Often, they are scientifically minded people with poetry in their souls.

– Warren G Bennis

The first step….

The first step in becoming a leader, then, is to recognise the context for what it is – a breaker, not a maker; a trap, not a launching pad; an end, not a beginning – and declare your independence.

– Warren G Bennis

All great leaders….

All great leaders evidence four basic qualities that are central to their ability to lead: adaptive capacity, the ability to engage others through shared meaning, a distinctive voice and unshakeable integrity. These four qualities mark all exemplary leaders, whatever their age, gender, ethnicity or race.

– Warren Bennis