What The Pope Can Teach Us About Leadership

What The Pope Can Teach Us About Leadership

My PhD is in spirituality and leadership, so I was really interested to read an article this morning discussing what the Pope can teach us about leadership. I’m not a Catholic, but I have been really impressed by some of the actions Pope Francis has taken. He is clearly living in accordance with his beliefs – starting with the washing of the feet of some of the most alienated people in society – and, as this article shows, he walks his talk. The research on leadership  shows clearly that people look for leaders they can trust, and authenticity (walking the […] Read more »

Female Leadership: The Most Undervalued Traits

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It’s not such a long time ago that we wrote about a piece of research on female leadership , where we saw that people have actually started to recognise women as leaders. After our last post on Top Qualities Of Effective Leaders, I wanted to come back on the subject of female leadership. And, believe me, not without reason! I received an email on Monday night telling me I had to read a great article published some days ago on Forbes. To be completely honest with you, even as I’m writing this, I have already read the article 4 times! And […] Read more »

Do Leadership Models Stop Authenticity?

We are all leaders, and recent research indicates that leaders are more successful when they adopt a more participative style. This article argues that leaders are more successful when they acknowledge who they are, including their strengths and weaknesses and what they stand for, and step into their own power. Read more »

Keys to Career Success: Mastermind Groups

Mastermind Groups are an incredibly useful tool for helping you achieve your dreams - in your career, your business or in life. The post includes a link to an excellent article on how to form Mastermind groups. Read more »