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7 Leadership Lessons Inspired By Nelson Mandela

Jovanka Ciares | Posted 08.12.2013 | Impact
Jovanka Ciares

Every time I think of Nelson Mandela, the great South African leader, the first thought in my mind is we need more like him. We are ready and in serious need of leaders to inspire us and motivate us with action as much as words.

South African President Gives Update On Mandela's Health

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 08.12.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Former President Nelson Mandela began responding better to treatment Wednesday morning for a recurring lung infection following "...

South Africans Struggle With Mandela's Mortality

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 08.11.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The desk is spotless and books neatly line the shelves in Nelson Mandela's office at a Johannesburg-based foundation that carries...

Obama Sends Well Wishes To Nelson Mandela

AP | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is wishing for a "speedy recovery" for ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela. The 94-year-old Man...

Rafael Nadal 'Kills' Nelson Mandela On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

After making history by winning his eighth Roland Garros title, Rafael Nadal made an “unforced error” on the Twitterverse. On Monday, via his ...

Sensing The End, Tutu Prays For 'Comfort And Dignity' Of Nelson Mandela

Posted 06.10.2013 | Religion

News reports that Nelson Mandela has been readmitted to the hospital over the weekend have sparked prayers across South Africa and throughout the worl...

Nelson Mandela Taken To Hospital

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 08.07.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — South Africans on Saturday said their thoughts were with former President Nelson Mandela, who was in "serious but stable" conditi...

Nelson Mandela's Daughter Reflects On Father's Legacy, Failing Health

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 07.28.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela, in the twilight of life, doesn't talk much anymore, his eldest daughter says. But the former South African presid...

Mandela Appears An Ailing Man In New Video

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 06.29.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — South African President Jacob Zuma said he found Nelson Mandela "in good shape and in good spirits" Monday, but a video of his en...

Nelson Mandela Discharged From The Hospital

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 06.06.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Former President Nelson Mandela was discharged from a hospital on Saturday following treatment for pneumonia, the presidency said...

Report: Mandela Discharged From Hospital

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 06.06.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Former President Nelson Mandela was discharged from a hospital on Saturday following treatment for pneumonia, the presidency said...

Doctors Give Update On Mandela's Health

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2013 | Black Voices

(Adds details, quote, background) JOHANNESBURG, April 3 (Reuters) - Former South African President Nelson Mandela is making "steady im...

Nelson Mandela Still In Hospital

AP | Posted 06.02.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Former South African President Nelson Mandela remains in a hospital, where he is being treated for pneumonia for a sixth day. Pr...

Update Released On Nelson Mandela's Health

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 03.29.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG -- Nelson Mandela is making "steady progress" while being treated for a recurring lung infection and he had a full breakfast on Friday, S...

Barack Obama Speaks Out On Mandela's Health

AP | Posted 03.28.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says he's concerned about Nelson Mandela's health, but that the anti-apartheid leader is as strong physically as ...

Nelson Mandela Hospitalized

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 05.27.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela was back in the hospital for the third time in four months Thursday, and the 94-year-old former South African pres...

Nelson Mandela Admitted To Hospital

AP | By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 05.09.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela, the former South African president and anti-apartheid leader, was admitted to a hospital on Saturday for a sched...

Nelson Mandela Has Recovered From Infection, Surgery

AP | ANDREW MELDRUM | Posted 03.08.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- South African anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela has recovered from his recent lung infection and a surgical procedure to remove gal...

Mandela Resting At Home

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 02.26.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — The doctors treating former South African leader Nelson Mandela believe he should remain in Johannesburg for now to be close to m...

Nelson Mandela In Good Spirits In The Hospital

AP | Posted 02.25.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — South Africa's presidency says former leader Nelson Mandela, who has been in a hospital since Dec. 8, is looking better and in go...

Mandela's Health Improving, Says President

AP | VUKILE POKWANA and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 02.24.2013 | World

MVEZO, South Africa — A couple of decades ago, Nelson Mandela grew withdrawn while feasting with his family on Christmas Day in the part of rura...

Mandela In Hospital Over Christmas

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 02.23.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — A chipped street mural in South Africa's Soweto township depicts stations in the life of Nelson Mandela, each matched by a portra...

Nelson Mandela Hospitalized For 11th Day

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.17.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela could spend a few more days in the hospital for care, South Africa's president said Tuesday,...

Concerns Over Mandela's Health Grow

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.13.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Where is Nelson Mandela? As the 94-year-old patriarch of South Africa's democracy entered his seventh day of hospitalization Fri...

Nelson Mandela Reportedly Making Progress

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.11.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — South Africa's former President Nelson Mandela "has made progress" in getting better after contracting a lung infection, official...