Geronimo Leadership Coaching

Marion Chapsal, who has been my speaker’s coach and mentor, has a great blog at Geronimo Leadership Coaching. The aim of this blog is to help you create your unique Leadership and Communication experience for 2010 and beyond! What could you do NOW to make 2010 the year you deliver outstanding presentations and develop your … Continue reading Geronimo Leadership Coaching

Aspects of Leadership at Øredev 2009

Thursday November 5 was the second day of Øredev 2009. I followed the track Aspects of Leadership which had this desciption: Leadership is a fine balance between drive and the capability to efficiently and humanely manage people. The speakers invited to speak on this track have extensive experience of leadership in many different organizations and … Continue reading Aspects of Leadership at Øredev 2009

The Seven Generations Perspective

Vattenfall has been awarded the Climate Greenwash Awards 2009, probably not an award they desired. Swedish energy company Vattenfall is a master of spin when it comes to climate change, portraying itself as a climate champion while lobbying to continue business as usual, using coal, nuclear power, and pseudo-solutions such as agrofuels and carbon capture … Continue reading The Seven Generations Perspective

Benjamin Zander on music and passion

One of my favourite TED Talks is Benjamin Zander: Classical music with shining eyes. Do not let the title fool you, the talk is about music and passion but also brings up leadership. Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it -- and by extension, … Continue reading Benjamin Zander on music and passion

The Starfish and the Spider

The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations is written by Ori Brafman and Rod Beckström. It is a very interesting book that compare two different kind of organizations but also mentions a hybrid or combo version, best of both. Spiders are centralized, command and control, organizations. Historical examples are the Spanish … Continue reading The Starfish and the Spider