Sunday
May282017

AMANDA SINCLAIR LAUNCHES HER NEW BOOK "WOMEN LEADING"

Our friend and colleague Amanda Sinclair is launching her new book "Women Leading" which she has written in collaboration with former Police Commissioner Christine Nixon.

Christine and Amanda are launching their new book at Raheen, Studley Park Kew on Tuesday July 4, 6.30 - 8.30. If you are interested in receiving an invitation to this free event then please contact Amanda on a.sincalir@mbs.edu .

"Women Leading" is published by Melbourne University Press from July 3 and will be availalbe in paperback for $32.99 and ebook $14.99. it can be pre-ordered from http://www.mup.com.au/items/204946/.

"Women Leading" smashes tired prescriptions that women should lead like men, highlighting a long history of innovative female leadership. Christine Nixon and Amanda Sinclair draw on their own and thousands of others' experiences to argue it is women who provide new inspiration for change towards inventive, inclusive and productive  organisations and communities. Through stories, examples and research, they show how to be a positive leader while maintaining your  health and humour. they will provoke you to think differently about stepping forward and inspire you to seek opportunities to lead your way.

 

Wednesday
May242017

LEADERSHIP HIERARCHY

Following the horrific terrorist attack mainly on children yesterday (23 May 2017) in Manchester I revisited my 2001 article ‘Pulse of the Planet: Leadership models in the global village’ to remind myself of a possible leadership hierarchy that might provide better outcomes than those we experience today.  Through leaders emotional and spiritual intelligence I believe it is possible for a new leadership paradigm to emerge but this will require a major shift.

Read this article in PDF here

Tuesday
May162017

BEYOND STRATEGY – WHAT IS THE ROLE OF VALUES IN ORGANISATIONS

This is a revisit of previous articles updated in response to the dramatic changes we are experiencing globally. The paper addresses what is ‘Beyond Strategy’ and the role of values in orgainsations and individuals and suggests ways forward as to what may be positive and possible in our current environment.

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Tuesday
May162017

Karma or Kama

Doubt is an important element in life. Facts can often be just opinions. The only meaning in life is the meaning we give it argued Jean-Paul Sartre. Spirituality is an individual thing, Karma being the law of cause and effect and, to some, the basis of reincarnation. To others Kama is the threads of desire, as in the Kama Sutra.

Read this article in PDF here

Monday
Feb272017

THREE RECENT ARTICLES

Today I am posting in the Publications section three Articles which I have written over the past six months since the publication of my book "Leadership On Top: How Managers and Others Become Leaders". The titles of these articles are: "The Creative and Changeable Mind of the Leader"; "Commitment is Powerful, Attachment is Not" and; "The Future". For those who have not seen read them previously, I hope you enjoy them.