The Spirit and Pain of Africa

The Spirit and Pain of Africa
The Differences Are Amazing

So here I am visiting family in Johannesburg, South Africa.  The contrast between Dallas, Texas, where I now live, and Johannesburg as it is today, is incredible.   Let’s start with the way people live.  People in Johannesburg are prisoners in their own homes. High brick […]

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Tato-Nano and Leadership?

Corporate Leaders Like the Way They Lead

I read a really thought provoking article this week in the Harvard Business Publishing website, Is the Tata Nano Really “The People’s Car”? written by Scott Anthony.  He speaks about the possibility that the Tata Nano – the so-called people’s car in India that will be […]

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Where There is No Vision the People Perish…Proverbs 29:18

Nothing Happens Without  a Vision First

The companies that will make it through the recession are those in which the leaders know where they are going and can articulate it in a way that everyone ‘gets it.’  Carl Sandburg put it succinctly when he wrote, ’nothing happens unless first a vision.’ The good news […]

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Responsibilities of Leadership in a Recession

The First Leadership Responsibility in a Recession

Employees going through a recession have a very strong need for something that will renew their spirit and give them courage. They need a vision that will give them new hope and a sense of purpose and direction. Yesterday’s vision hanging on the wall will not […]

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