The Cost (and Reward) of Leading Change

An End-of-Year Reflection Issue 5.5 | December 2015 In this Article: nothing that changes the world is accomplished by those who won’t change their own lives to make it happen. by Jonathan Wilson On December 10, 1901, my great-grandmother, [ … ]

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The Humble Visionary: How to Reject Silver Bullets and Pursue Real Progress

Issue 4.10 | August 2014 In this Article: better to lead truthfully towards a brave new world than blindly towards a fantasy and a let-down. by Jonathan Wilson If we pull together all of today’s promises for tomorrow into [ … ]

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Too Big to Pursue? Forsaking the Inevitable to Pursue the Impossible

Issue 4.4 | September 2013 In this Article: success factors for achieving a truly great ambition. by Jonathan Wilson  If you have concluded that the major change you have in mind (whether it be for your organization, your customer [ … ]

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From Threat to Throne: Empowering the Mob

Issue 4.2 | May 2013 In this Article: how to distribute leadership without creating anarchy. by Jonathan Wilson When a dictator falls, cue the unruly mob. After weeks of tension, threatening violence and mass protests, the morning of February [ … ]

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The Rush to the Future: Wisdom and Knowledge in Leadership

Issue 4.1 | March 2013 In this Article: knowledge comes from the future, but wisdom from the past. by Jonathan Wilson  Earlier this year I transitioned, for just a few weeks, between universes.  I passed from the business world [ … ]

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