All posts tagged “leaders

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Insight is hard work

If ever there was a time that we needed our leaders to have insight, to identify something that grounds them, and around which they can rally people, it’s now. There’s a tendency for some of the development literature to assign insight a mystical quality, something… Read More

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We’re all heroes now

Whether we like it or not. Campbell’s iconic structure covers a compelling sequence, starting in the “ordinary world”, a call to adventure and departure on a difficult Journey. Along the way our hero meets a mentor, who changes our her understanding of the world which… Read More

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Processing speed

Concentrating on how fast we process data is a dangerous and unhealthy trap. Rather like fast food, we don’t consider what we’re consuming, and fall foul of the carb rush. Instant gratification. We’re entering (if not already in) an era where processing faster is ceasing… Read More