The pieces I've read thus far cast Mandela in the context of great events, actions and other remarkable leaders. But I am curious about the ordinary everyday human interactions that made him extraordinary.
It seems that some of the most powerful lessons come when you realize that something you used to believe with absolute certainty is dead wrong. I offe...
We live in a hyper-changing present, saturated with expanding choices that clamor for immediate attention. For how long will Jews continue to be passionate about social justice, morality and ethics without the reinforcement of ritual?
If we are willing to invest in the young people who want to learn from us and from our day-to-day work, something truly transformative awaits.
President John F. Kennedy inspired a young generation to public service in the early 1960s, talking about the "honor" that federal employees should fe...
Simon Sinek's TEDTalk: "How Great Leaders Inspire Action" has over 13 million views. His focus is on answering the critical question for brands, society and people... The "WHY".
It is not that both were not ambitious men who aspired to power -- they both certainly were. It is that they both were leaders who understood that, as Voltaire said, with great power comes great responsibility.
According to everyone I spoke to, Mighty Writers represents more than just a writing program or a colorful logo, it represents a dream whose time has come.
My grandmother raised four kids, and became a single parent when my grandfather passed on and my younger uncle was a tender 14. Learning to become profitable was not something she even thought about. She was "savvy" before savvy was a "business" household name.
The way you get people to do what you want, the way you get people to buy your product or use your service, the way you get people to follow your lead - it is all the same. You let these people know what is in it for them.
No matter how you look at it, no matter which field you are in, no matter how brilliant your ideas are, success is a team sport.
If we can learn to harness flow in our own lives, then it's not just superman. It's the rise of everyone.
Five years on from the Global Financial Crisis many people are still waiting for a visionary leader to emerge because finance is crying out for Leader...
The important goal of self-assessment is to identify what your comfort zone and weaknesses are when leading your team. By learning more about your own personality and leadership styles, you will naturally become more aware of the other styles and the strengths and weaknesses that exist within them.
Nelson Mandela's passing is filled with so many lessons for humanity, and for each of us individually.