Self Leadership

Leading with Emotional Literacy

Leading with Emotional Literacy Recently, this audio of a conversation between an air traffic controller and a student pilot has been doing the rounds of the internet. The student was having his third flying lesson, the first in that particular plane. The flight instructor experienced a medical emergency, leaving the student to land the plane. With guidance …

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One Way to a Stronger Organisational Culture

One Way to a Stronger Organisational Culture What is organisational culture? I decided to ask wikipedia: Organizational culture encompasses values and behaviors that contribute to the unique social and psychological environment of a business. The organizational culture influences the way people interact, the context within which knowledge is created, the resistance they will have towards certain changes, and …

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Requests at Work

Requests at Work I have previously been offered an interpretation that a large number of offers being made in an organisation suggests a healthy, functioning organisation. In my mind, this makes sense. People make offers to assist someone else in taking care of something, and I think that people are less inclined to want to …

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Extraordinary Leadership

Extraordinary Leadership When we think of great leadership, we tend to think of qualities such as compassion, flexibility, understanding, honesty, trustworthiness, fairness, respect, integrity, trust in others, strength, and so the list goes on. But is great leadership really about possessing all of these qualities? Can one person be all of the above? What makes …

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