New Book Offers Heroic Leadership Techniques for Individuals and Organizations

In Building Up Without Tearing Down, Chad Ellsworth reveals how important it is to cultivate positive ways of initiating people into our organizations and then helping them become true leaders by cultivating the Heroic Arts. Ellsworth’s interest in heroic leadership began when he joined a fraternity in college and experienced hazing. He then made a…

Personal Mastery – The First Discipline of Learning Organizations

In my last article I wrote about learning organizations and the five disciplines that, when fully integrated, will transform an organization into a learning organization. This article is devoted to the first of those five disciplines, personal mastery. Personal mastery is the foundation on which organizational learning is built. What is personal mastery? Personal mastery,…

New Book Offers Tools for Effective Leadership in Diverse Organizations

In Leading in a Diverse Environment, Teddie E. Malangwasira, PhD looks at the steps leaders must take to create effective growth in an organization that also values diversity, makes everyone feel included, and seeks to develop individuals’ unique skills. Dr. Malangwasira draws upon his personal experiences as a leader, and as someone who has worked…