Leadership in the 21st Century: ‘leaders everywhere’

Opportunities to lead…..Are you ready?

Matthew's Journal

Do you consider yourself a leader? Then read this.

And if you don’t consider yourself a leader – well, you still need to read this.

A few weeks ago I wrote about the leadership secrets of the Jesuits and of Ignatio Loyola, their founder. A core idea the Jesuits lived and acted by was/is that everyone is a leader. I wrote:

“A different leadership model emerges that flows against the tide of most contemporary models. It rejects quick-fix approaches that equate leadership with mere technique and tactics. Their approach scraps ‘command and control’ models that rely on one great person to lead the rest. It finds leadership opportunities not just at work but also in the ordinary activities of everyday life. The Jesuit approach examines leadership through a very different prism, and refracted through that prism, leadership emerges in a very different light. Four differences stand out:
– We’re all…

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