"Curiosity and joy are natural. Boredom and suffering are artificial."
Your true nature is expressed by your state of being when you were a child...fresh, curious, joyful and always thrilled about life.
LEADING THE PACK:
WHAT IT TAKES TO LEAD IN THE 21ST CENTURY
Are leaders made or are they born? What makes a truly inspiring manager, executive, CEO or politician? What is needed to create a healthy work environment? As President and Founder of the Beirut-based and world-renowned Cambridge Institute for Global Leadership, Michael Kouly is singularly well-placed to address the issues at the heart of leadership. Some of his answers may even surprise you.
How Focused are you?
A primary task of leadership is to direct one's attention towards the tasks and challenges at hand. Keeping the system focused on purpose and channeling people's efforts to deal with their real adaptive issues automatically create resistance and avoidance. Unless managers learn to focus their own attention, they will fail to catch that of groups they are leading.
Much has been said about President Obama’s recent speech to the Muslim world. Being the words of the head of the strongest and richest nation, the message has been thoroughly analyzed from a number of facets such as politics, history, communication and diplomacy.