Management looks outwards, leadership starts from within

Tree Roots

The focus of management is on looking outwards: on actions and on getting things done. Managers focus on implementing the agreed plan: on what their people are doing today and the problems and outcomes that might Continue Reading →

Why we need to update leadership, and how to do so

First World War leadership

Yesterday Umair Haque used the examples of Volkswagen and the pope to discuss leadership. Ranked one of the top 50 management thinkers in the world he bluntly titled his commentary, “Why Everything You Continue Reading →

“The essence of leadership”

Professor Dame Sandra Dawson

Professor Dame Sandra Dawson has recently retired as Director of the Judge Business School in Cambridge. In this short video she talks about the essence of leadership, governance, and ethics. Her Continue Reading →