The strength and potential of anything or anyone is relative to its foundation. This is as true for a leader as it is for an organization, a political system, a house or a skyscraper.
It is time to insist that contribution to the bottom line is balanced with contribution to the lives and livelihoods of others.
A take no prisoners, make the numbers work at any cost business model has an inherently weak foundation. It is based on money which actually has no intrinsic value outside of its relationship to serving humanity. We have seen the damage wrought by a financially driven business model that leaves people in the dust.
Our world desperately needs leaders who know what they stand for and what is truly meaningful; leaders who are good and do good.
The future will be defined by the character and conduct of our leaders. It starts with the individual leader. What do you stand for? What are your guiding principles?
I have a leadership value clarification on my website; http://liftoffleadership.com/l…
Please help yourself and let others know about it. Let’s get back to the basics and build a future that showed us to be leaders of purpose and benevolence.