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Leadership in Brief - S15.3

Leadership is a much misunderstood and greatly overused concept. I have been teaching leadership for many years and my skepticism and anxiety about the usefulness of the term continues to grow. 312 more words


A Neoliberal Anticommons - S15.4

As a preamble to some comments about multinational cooperation in Central Asia, the following is an excerpt from Chapter 9 of my book Governance and Social Leadership… 472 more words


Management and Leadership - S15.2

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 7 of my book Governance and Social Leadership (Cape Breton University Press, 2014):

As a starting point, our efforts to understand leadership will be greatly facilitated by acknowledging the fact that much of what currently falls under the guise of leadership is really more properly designated as management.

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“Killing makes it sound like we are going in there and butchering the animals. That is not true. the problem with activism in Jamaica

Managing Director of the Jamaica Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (JSPCA) Pamela Lawson today denied claims that the company has been killing animals because of the pending eviction issued by the Government. 341 more words

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The Three Represents - S15.1

A collection of speeches and essays by Chinese president, Xi Jinping, was recently published under the title, The Governance of China (2014). Throughout the book, reference is continually made to a foundational set of guiding principles and objectives associated with the Chinese Dream. 334 more words


The legitimacy of Brand Jamaica

In the Case of Jamaica it is high levels of inequality or inequity which creates lack of opportunities and then poverty. What to do in Jamaica to avoid poverty or the curse of inequity? 39 more words

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You can't kill the animals and call it Euthanasia even if you have a space problem

 July 13, 2015. Kingston, Jamaica.

Can someone tell the Jamaica Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (JSPCA) that they can’t kill the animals and call it… 113 more words

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