Becoming a Better Business Leader: Unlearning Capitalism

Issue 5.3 | July 2015 In this Article: we build on last month’s article (how to unlearn flawed assumptions that hinder transformation) by showing how we can unlearn the flaws of Capitalism, and do business better. Next month we will focus [ … ]

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Good Business: Abandoning the Miserly World of Profiteering

  Issue 4.3 | July 2013 In this Article: doing business out of self-interest makes for bad business. by Jonathan Wilson Ten years after the wrack and ruin of genocide in Rwanda, I visited the tiny but infamous country.  [ … ]

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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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The Unhappy Visionary: How to Develop Organizational Vision

Issue 3.11 | October 2012 In this Article: three acts of reflection carry us from dissatisfaction to vision. by Jonathan Wilson Jason Kilar didn’t begin the revolutionary online video service, Hulu, because he had a vision, but because he [ … ]

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Is Your Business Good at Doing Business?

Issue 3.5 | February 2012 In this Article: how corporate social irresponsibility drives the destruction of value. by Jonathan Wilson  If Canada has any prophets, Stephen Lewis is one of them.  Like the ancient biblical prophets, Lewis is a [ … ]

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The Politics of Courage

Issue 2.12 | August 2011 In this Article: courage in leadership begins with the courage to not think of yourself. by Jonathan Wilson  August 2nd, 2011 is a date that will remain infamous in history.  The day saw the [ … ]

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