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What's the Role of Humility in Transformation?

What's the Role of Humility in Transformation?

Listening to the leader address his people in a loud display of bravado, heroics and overly simplified descriptions of the competitive threat at hand, I sighed. What the leader was trying to project was strength, clarity and an “I’ve got this” air of confidence. What was missing, besides a more poetic, inspirational call to action, was a dose of humility needed to question whether the well-trodden path to success they had been on for literally hundreds of years could use a little reflection and reinvention.

Transforming Disruption into Conscious Reinvention

Transforming Disruption into Conscious Reinvention

Watching the dialogue around Donald J. Trump’s inauguration as 45th President of the United States unfold globally over the past few weeks, one thing is clear: Millions of people are grappling with the impact of disruption at a geo-political, social, organizational and individual level and seem to be un-anchored in the face of extreme ambiguity.  Beyond the protests and commentary, there is an underlying cry of concern around how we will create positive outcomes in the face of disruption.