How great leaders inspire action

Why is Apple so innovative? Why is it that Martin Luther King led the Civil Rights Movement? Simon Sinek answers these questions in this TED talk. He introduces a really simple but insightful model he calls the “Golden Circle”. He says that inspirational leadership starts with the question “Why?”. Read the transcript. Simon Sinek is a more »

Leadership principles to drive results – Interview with Gordon Tredgold

Gordon Tredgold, known as the Leaders’ Leader, is passionate about helping and leading people, helping them to achieve their full potential. He created a collection of principles called FAST that can help people achieve results in their leadership practice. F stands for focus – focusing on goals and giving clear direction. Give people the right more »

A brief introduction to change management

This month’s 101 /  ”Introduction to …” column features an engaging video on the evolution of thinking about change management through the ages. The animated summary shares some of the core principles of the effective management of change, drawing on the key authors on this topic, introducing the major concepts as well as best practice. more »