1. The next step in your leadership development? Become a Synergist

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    Have you ever felt that your leadership role is too much to bear? Pressure, stress, lack of work-life balance, and inhibited relationships with both family and friends: does it sound familiar? Or maybe, on the contrary, you are lucky to enjoy the challenges of leadership, while being relaxed, energized and...
  2. Feeling guilty at work?

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    Your answer to this question, according to a recent study, could reflect your commitment towards your job and towards your company. According to a recent study carried out by Becky Schaumberg and her colleague Professor Francis Flynn, at Stanford Graduate School of Business, more guilt-prone individuals have a strong sense of...
  3. Why ‘Triple P’ is not sufficient

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    Over the years, many people devoted to sustainability have used the phrase “the triple bottom line” to articulate strategy. They don’t focus solely on economic bottom-line activities: profitability, financial performance, or even the capacity to make a living. Instead, they judge success according to social and environmental results as well: by...
  4. Leadership secrets of Richard Branson

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    Charming, eccentric and incredibly successful British entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, who is best known for his Virgin Group consisting of more than 400 companies, appears to be an excellent example of modern leadership. His views on leading people, managing companies, and doing business in general, though are quite unconventional. For...
  5. The Passion Test

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    Leaders who create extraordinary new possibilities are passionate about their mission and tenacious in pursuit of it. Many people have good ideas, but many fewer are willing to put themselves on the line for them. Passion separates good intentions and opportunism from real accomplishments. Reflect on your big plan, the...