Are Servant Leaders Obsolete?

Lead Change Blog

The current public personas of people whom we would title “leaders” are a far cry from the model Robert Greenleaf developed during his 40 years with American Telephone and Telegraph (now AT&T). In 1964 he took an early retirement to found the Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership.

Are You a Closeted Servant Leader?

Let's Grow Leaders

This week, I had the honor of co-hosting the Online Servant Leadership Summit with Becky Robinson. We had some great guests including Ken Blanchard, author of the new One Minute Manager and Cheryl Bachelder, CEO of Popeyes. Scared leaders can’t serve well.

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10 New Year’s Resolutions for the Servant Leader

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Author information Mark Miller Mark Miller is a business leader, best-selling author and communicator. He teamed up with Ken Blanchard, co-author of The One Minute Manager to write The Secret : What Great Leaders Know and Do. In addition to his writing, Mark loves speaking to leaders. His theme is always the same: encouraging and equipping leaders. Leadership Development resolutions Servant Leadership

Afraid? Stop Being So Selfish!

Modern Servant Leader

I was reminded of this when I recently heard Ken Blanchard say, “Fear and self-doubt is an ego problem. ” As a leader, you should be prepared to face your fears and self-doubts then dismiss them for what they are: a self-serving view.

Servant Leadership Revisited

Great Leadership By Dan

Guest post from William Dann: The concept of servant leadership was introduced by Ancient Chinese philosophers such as Lao-Tzu, then found in the Christian teachings of Mark. Servant leaders value the needs of followers over their own needs for recognition, being right or being in control.

Top 10 Servant Leadership Tweeters in 2011

Modern Servant Leader

Part of my mission is to spread servant leadership awareness. Therefore, I greatly appreciate folks on Twitter who spread servant leadership content. The universally recognized organization promoting servant leadership is expanding their online presence. Ken Blanchard.

Top 10 Servant Leadership Tweeters in 2012

Modern Servant Leader

You can also follow all those listed here and more at my “ Servant Leaders” Twitter List. The Top 10 Twitter Accounts for Servant Leadership. Here they are, The top 10 Twitter accounts for Servant Leadership followers in 2012: 10. Jack’s book is due out soon , entitle “One With the People: Everything You Need To Be the Leader They Need.” Servant Leadership Institute ( @sliLEAD ). Ken Blanchard (@ KenBlanchard ).

Servant Leadership Observer – Spring 2012

Modern Servant Leader

Welcome to the Spring 2012 edition of the Servant Leadership Observer – your most comprehensive source of servant leadership news, events and blog posts. Want to receive monthly servant leadership updates and regular posts from Servant Leadership.

If You Go to ONE Leadership Conference This Year…

Modern Servant Leader

If you go to one leadership development event this year, the World Leaders Conference is the one. This year’s speakers include incredible names like, Ken Blanchard, Bill Hybels, Erwin McManus, Ben Carson, Mark Sanborn, Drew Brees and many, many more.

Servant Leadership Summit – Highlights and Quotes to Share

Modern Servant Leader

Becky Robinson and the Weaving Influence team pulled together a great webinar on Servant Leadership. Servant Leadership begins with self-examination. Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership. Ken Blanchard. Does Ken Blanchard really need an introduction?!

14 Leadership Studies – Quick Overview of Leadership


There are dozens of fascinating theories from the field that can help you become a better leader or at the very least offer insights into the reasons why we act the way we do when leading or being led. LEADER-MEMBER EXCHANGE THEORY. SERVANT LEADERSHIP THEORY.