A King born in a stable. This season of Advent, leading up to the climax of Christmas, highlights for us the unfathomable surprise to be found in the marriage of majesty and the mundane. There are few more poignant depictions of humility in Western culture than to behold a monarch being birthed in a manger. Humility–and … Continue reading Humility or Unity: Which Comes First?
How do we limp? How will we lean? How will we do so together?
How are you traveling along the Avenues of Influence?
New year…but same old advice for excellent followership: participate!
The wrangler’s leading upward enables me to move forward.
Leadership-followership: a two-way street of humility and giving.
An ancient Welsh chief has important insight for modern leaders and followers.
How might Greenleaf’s book on servant leadership develop our excellent followership?
Influencing? Bringing about compliance? Adopting others’ goals? Facilitating superior performance? Are these the core elements of the leadership-followership dynamic?
Have you tried this strategy? ‘Servant follow’ so that you can ‘servant lead’.
What is the ultimate aim of your leadership? There are a variety of tasks that fit under the classic definitions of leadership that fail to capture what I believe to be at the heart of excellent leadership.
Excellent leadership fosters excellent followership. How does a leader facilitate the excellent followership of his or her subordinates? Here’s the 4th of four lessons on how.
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