In preparation for an ongoing executive leadership class I teach, I was reviewing some contemporary magazine articles on organizational leadership in the private sector. Basically, I was looking for some compelling illustrations of how leaders impact the pillars of an organization’s success. 626 more words
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Culture and strategy
Leadership guru Peter Drucker is generally attributed with the quote “culture eats strategy for breakfast”.
Far from dismissing the need for solid strategy, Drucker is simply describing the futility of advancing a strategy inconsistent with an organization’s dominant culture. 952 more words
Over the years a few times I have been told that “it’s embarrassing to be nominated or to be a finalist or winner, because really it’s all about everybody and not just me”. 606 more words