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Seeing the world with Fresh eyes

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Pithy, brilliant article from one of my favorite contributors, Kenneth Mikkelsen
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France's Battle for Competitiveness

France's Battle for Competitiveness | leadership & development | Scoop.it
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Bruno Lanvin and Javier Gimeno of INSEAD talking about France's challenges attracting and managing talent, encouraging entrepreneurship, fostering innovation....and how France is falling behind the European pack in these areas.  ... Helping France's leaders' demand, and managers find and foster a risk-taking culture, is perhaps the key to unlock a multitude of doors to France's competitive potential... 

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Why "Deliberate Practice" Is The Only Way To Keep Getting Better

Why "Deliberate Practice" Is The Only Way To Keep Getting Better | leadership & development | Scoop.it
For athletes authors chess masters and musicians deliberate practice is the path to world-class expertise. Here's how to find your own such path.
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Because playing chopsticks, you're going nowhere...

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The strong correlation between fair leadership and inspiring change

The strong correlation between fair leadership and inspiring change | leadership & development | Scoop.it
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Hard to make a comment as resonant as the article itself...

Beyond Transformational Leadership's setting ethical standards for other to follow, participating in shared goals in an ethical manner, allowing others to be involved in decision making, and taking into account employee's individual needs and skills)'...

FAIRNESS as a principle to retain and motivate employees to perform , buy into the company's ethical commitment, AND create a loyalty-generating ripple effect -- to other employees, customers, partners, suppliers.

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The MBA is being transformed, for better and for worse - The Economist

The MBA is being transformed, for better and for worse - The Economist | leadership & development | Scoop.it
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The changing the nature and meaning of business education. Business schools that sold MBAs on privileged access to business and leadership education and networks, now under an imperative to adapt to technology democratizing content, the employment market pushing students to seeking ROI... 

Executive education becoming more about programmes designed for individual companies to help them towards strategic goals vs. developing capability... 

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Why leadership-development programs fail

Why leadership-development programs fail | leadership & development | Scoop.it
Sidestepping four common mistakes can help companies develop stronger and more capable leaders, save time and money, and boost morale. A McKinsey Quarterly article.
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The mindfulness business

The mindfulness business | leadership & development | Scoop.it
IN HIS 1905 book, “The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism”, Max Weber credited the Protestant ethic with giving rise to capitalism. Now it sometimes...
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We hear a great deal about mindfulness. Here good reminder of where the need has come from - our interconnected, media- saturated lives. 

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Peter Senge: My Definition of Leadership

Leadership: the capacity of a human community to shape or influence its future. 


Via LouisaJRennie, Virginia Pavlovich, Bobby Dillard, Kenneth Mikkelsen
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Margaret Driscoll, Learning Organization Librarian's comment, November 27, 2013 5:13 PM
Can't be watched unless you're a member. Bummer!
Kenneth Mikkelsen's comment, November 27, 2013 6:34 PM
Margaret, I'm not a member either - I signed up for a free account and it solved the problem.
Margaret Driscoll, Learning Organization Librarian's comment, November 27, 2013 6:43 PM
Thanks, Kenneth! I hadn't noticed the free registration on wobi.com before -- now I'm a member and can see the videos there (not this one on YouTube, though)
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Why Managers Haven't Embraced Complexity

Why Managers Haven't Embraced Complexity | leadership & development | Scoop.it
Three factors have kept complexity science out of C-suites -- until now.
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