Complexity: Why Most Leadership Advice Is Wrong

“Fools ignore complexity. Pragmatists suffer it. Some can avoid it. Geniuses remove it.” ~ Alan Perlis Two of the roles I had early in my career were in organisations with a macro-level view on systems: one was in the area of public sector management and the other was leadership – or at least public sector … Read more Complexity: Why Most Leadership Advice Is Wrong


Leadership Matters – A Talent for Turbulent Times

Leadership Matters

  The first thing I read when I woke up this morning was Seth Godin’s post Off the Hook with Milton Friedman.  In it, Godin sets out how easy it is for people to latch on to simple ‘catchy’ ideas – even if they just shouldn’t be given air-time.  The first thought that followed?  Leadership … Read more Leadership Matters – A Talent for Turbulent Times