How can we educators claim credit for understanding, let alone teaching, the 'global mind' without a single course on the impact of religion on every day life?

Warren G. Bennis

Warren G. Bennis

Profession: Author
Nationality: American

Some suggestions for you :

I wanted the influence. In the end I wasn't very good at being a president. I looked out of the window and thought that the man cutting the lawn actually seemed to have more control over what he was doing.

There is a profound difference between information and meaning.

Find the appropriate balance of competing claims by various groups of stakeholders. All claims deserve consideration but some claims are more important than others.

Leaders are people who believe so passionately that they can seduce other people into sharing their dream.

Leaders know the importance of having someone in their lives who will unfailingly and fearlessly tell them the truth.

Great things are accomplished by talented people who believe they will accomplish them.

As my blog editor knows all too well, I wasn't all that keen to enter the blogosphere world.

To be authentic is literally to be your own author, to discover your own native energies and desires, and then to find your own way of acting on them.

The manager has a short-range view; the leader has a long-range perspective.

Leadership has become a heavy industry. Concern and interest about leadership development is no longer an American phenomenon. It is truly global. Though I will probably be in less demand, I wanted to move on.

Create a compelling vision, one that takes people to a new place, and then translate that vision into a reality.

Good leaders make people feel that they're at the very heart of things, not at the periphery.

Most regular, two-year MBA programs provide both experience and the capacity to link together the essential elements of management such as finance, marketing, organizational behavior, and operations.

Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.