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Global Leadership

Davos Musings from Day Two

Don Tapscott | Posted 01.20.2017 | Business
Don Tapscott

Today's Neologism "CorpUps" Davos is a sleepy ski town with a lovely winding main street. In the three days preceding the WEF annual meeting, many...

The Courage Workout: 5 Ways To Flex Your Brave Muscles at Work

Valerie Berset-Price | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business
Valerie Berset-Price

As a cross-cultural strategist, I predominantly work with multinational corporations, providing their global teams with tools and training to help them optimize the collaboration they must have across cultures. While some of what I do lies in cross-cultural awareness, a large part of my job is dedicated to helping develop employee and leadership courage.

What It Means To Be Nice: Why The Golden Rule Isn't A Good Global Team-building Model

Valerie Berset-Price | Posted 03.22.2017 | Business
Valerie Berset-Price

Five years ago, Google decided to embark on a quest to build the "perfect team." It came to be known as Project Aristotle, a highly orchestrated study...

Dare to Be 100: Leadership Vacuum

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 02.04.2017 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

Churchill, FDR, and Joseph Stalin are the consensus picks of my cocktail party survey to fill the vacuum of leadership that is apparent in our misshap...

Self-awareness in Leadership: Lean In Wisdom

Deborah J. Levine | Posted 11.09.2016 | Women
Deborah J. Levine

Chattanooga's Lean In Chapter began its exploration of global leadership where leadership begins: self-awareness. Why is self-awareness the integral ingredient to real leadership? These Women Groundbreakers answered that question with the energy and passion of people who have "been there -- done that."

Global Leadership: Southern Women Lean In

Deborah J. Levine | Posted 10.02.2016 | Women
Deborah J. Levine

Chattanooga's Lean In - Women GroundBreakers is a Think Tank of diverse faith, community, youth, and business leaders. The women meet monthly to discuss trends and strategies for making a difference.

Summer Movie List: Top 10 Movies on Leadership

Dr. Artika R. Tyner | Posted 08.17.2016 | Black Voices
Dr. Artika R. Tyner

As you watch these movies, you will also learn about different types of leadership, explore problem solving strategies, reflect upon your leadership style and gain new insights on how to lead effectively.

Nelson Mandela and The Transformative Power of Service

Dr. Artika R. Tyner | Posted 07.30.2016 | Black Voices
Dr. Artika R. Tyner

"He that is greatest among you shall be your servant." The late Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa, modeled servant leadership in action. His leadership focused on the importance of community-building and empowering others to lead social change.

Talking With Our Grandmothers: Lessons of WWI for an Age of Endless Wars

Charlotte Dennett | Posted 06.09.2015 | Impact
Charlotte Dennett

On April 22, women from all over the world will converge on the Hague, knowing that we alone cannot stop war, but mindful that we have attained more power through our votes, and as leaders.

U.S. Global Leadership

Edward Corcoran | Posted 03.28.2015 | Politics
Edward Corcoran

The bottom line is that for its own well being, the United States needs to lead the world to a more stable and sustainable situation that does indeed embody the universal ideals it has long promoted.

The Missing Link: Moving Beyond First-Level Solutions to Women's Leadership

Rebecca Shambaugh | Posted 01.04.2015 | Business
Rebecca Shambaugh

It has been a hectic but exciting fall packed with travel and speaking engagements at executive forums and conferences nationwide. At these events, I'...

How to Develop Global Leadership Skills

Tayo Rockson | Posted 12.24.2014 | Travel
Tayo Rockson

As world citizens, the possibilities for us are endless and becoming a global leader is one of them so why not explore that path and see how many lives you can touch.

Millennials Speak! 5 Future Leadership 'Must-haves'

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 12.07.2014 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

Characteristics like vision, integrity, focus on results, and ensuring customer satisfaction were seen as factors that were critical in the past and will be so in the future.

14 Ways to Embrace Your Global Identity

Tayo Rockson | Posted 11.30.2014 | Travel
Tayo Rockson

Too many of the world's problems are a result of people being afraid of change or not being willing to understand people around them so as we get ready to wrap up 2014, I came up with 14 things one can do to understand the world around us or use our differences to make a difference.

The Difference Between Barack and Hillary

Daniel R. DePetris | Posted 10.11.2014 | Politics
Daniel R. DePetris

Thomas Friedman and Jeffrey Goldberg, two well-respected and widely read foreign policy journalists, struck a goldmine over the weekend when the two veterans landed exclusive, one-on-one interviews with America's two most famous politicians.

Youths -- Don't Talk About Them, Talk With Them

Jessie Fox | Posted 12.03.2013 | Impact
Jessie Fox

Youths all over the world can drive economic and social progress; they can also threaten regional stability and security. That's the tension at the heart of the Office of Global Youth Issues.

Another Look at Putin's Stinging Words About American Exceptionalism

Norma Cook Everist | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics
Norma Cook Everist

A belief that the United States of America is God's chosen nation, divinely inspired with a specific mission in the world is dangerous and has frequently left this nation with an untenable burden or the alternative of retreating to mere self-absorption.

Cari E. Guittard: Preventing Mid-Career Burnout by Focusing on the Core Four: Essential Personal Elements of Leadership

Cari E. Guittard | Posted 11.12.2013 | Business
Cari E. Guittard

The weight behind your eyes, the mental fatigue that won't go away... This cannot be healthy, there has to be a way to strengthen our minds and bodies to support our ambitions and 24/7 lifestyles.

Activist Wendy Paulson on Global Leadership

Gabrielle Linnell | Posted 04.23.2013 | College
Gabrielle Linnell

What does it take to make a global leader? For Wendy Judge Paulson, lifelong activist and chairman emerita of the worldwide conservation organization Rare, qualities include "intellectual curiosity, fearless tackling of hard questions," and, more unusually, "ecological literacy."

The World Is Looking for Leadership

John K. Glenn | Posted 01.28.2013 | Home
John K. Glenn

As we see in the Middle East, there's no "time out" for the United States to deal with its domestic problems before turning to the demands in the world.

The Global Community's Responsibility to Protect Dr. Denis Mukwege

Suzan Song | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Suzan Song

Through funding and pressure, the global community has a responsibility to the safety of those skilled and passionate people who are giving their lives to respectfully save others', including now, for Dr. Denis Mukwege.

Being Global III: Global Leaders Act as Global Entrepreneurs

Gregory Unruh | Posted 07.08.2012 | Business
Gregory Unruh

Global leaders become global entrepreneurs by using their global understanding and connections to identify international opportunities and turn them into new value-creating enterprises.

Reflecting on Women, Leadership, and Empowerment

Stuti Jalan | Posted 06.18.2012 | Impact
Stuti Jalan

Leadership is about empowering others and power expands the moment you share it.

American Responsibility on the Campaign Trail

Emma Goldberg | Posted 04.09.2012 | Home
Emma Goldberg

How can the candidates claim to endorse American leadership, yet reject responsibility for those deprived of freedom and security abroad?

Namaste Sarah Palin

Sunil Adam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sunil Adam