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Up in Flames - Facing the Challenges of Leadership

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

When Thomas Edison’s manufacturing facilities in New Jersey were heavily damaged by fire one night in December 1914, Edison lost almost one million dollars worth of equipment and the record of much of his work. 676 more words


Paradigm Shifting to Success

“The biggest paradigm shifts happening right now are ironically the increasing awareness of the existence of paradigms…”

In his Book ‘The Structure of Scientific Revolution’, 133 more words

Martin Murphy

Overcoming the Leader Wall

Watching the Olympics, I’m reminded of the fact I should go out and do more exercise.  At the moment I resemble the couch potato character ‘Denis’ played by Simon Pegg, in the movie ‘Run Fatboy Run’. 151 more words

Martin Murphy

Leadership versus Management

The most important time we can spend is in developing the capacity of others

At a recent leadership institute where I co-facilitated, there was considerable discussion about the challenges of balancing operational or administrative responsibilities together with the inspirational, transformative and exciting work that is deeply satisfying and of the greatest organizational value. 400 more words

Post-secondary Education

Leadership Lessons from Pat Summitt

“She could have coached any team, any sport, men’s or women’s. It wouldn’t have mattered, because Pat could flat-out coach. I will miss her dearly, and I am honored to call her my friend.” – Peyton Manning… 548 more words


Inspirational Leadership

What makes a leader truly inspirational?  Here are some pointers that you could use next time when you are saddled with the responsibility of becoming a group leader. 506 more words

Inspirational Leadership