Passion in leadership is not easy to define, measure and especially teach and yet within leadership it is a key trait that is a definitive sign of the success of a great leader. Passionate leaders also foster commitment and determination in their employees and get more done.
The first quartile of the 21st century has seen a persistent challenging of socio-political norms; with the U.S. electing a president that no one thought stood a chance and Britain’s surprising vote to leave the EU.
I was listening to Nick Petche, the UK Editor in Chief of Yahoo, being interviewed on Radio 4s The Media Show. This, the company once valued at $100 billion but sold last year to the American telecoms giant Verizon for a mere $5 billion.
Board gender diversity is a ‘tricky one', in part because it forces us to consider the means by which we might make gender representation fairer but also because once you begin to address gender representation…