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Value based leadership

August 26, 2011

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In a world in which ruthless exploitation and competition, self serving behaviours and instability seem to be the norms, value based leadership holds a number of extraordinary promises that any sensible leader would dream of: self managing employees; lesser need for supervision and control; greater respect between people; increased enthusiasm and dedication to the task; […]

Leadership of People.

August 23, 2011

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Frederic Labarthe introduces the main ideas behind the Self Managing Leadership concept. “Successful leaders do not compete, they create. Successful leaders do not control, they empower. Successful leaders do not force, they influence.” ~ Brian Bacon The world in which we live today requires more from leaders than good management skills or cleverness at getting […]

SML – how it all began

August 23, 2011

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Brian Bacon reflects on organizational change and recalls the genesis of the Self Managing Leadership Program “If you want to truly understand something – try to change it” ~ Kurt Lewis Most senior management make a similar assumption when initiating major changes in their organizational strategy, structure and culture: the assumption that the attitudes and behaviours […]

Watch Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits

August 3, 2011

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Watch Stephen Covey’s free video program.                                                   Discover the 8th Habit                                         […]