Quote of the Day

Execupundit

John Heider, The Tao of LeadershipParadox: By being selfless, the leader enhances self.

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The Tao of Leadership: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Tao of Leadership: Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching Adapted for a New Age John Heider Humanics New Age (2005) Timeless wisdom for each new age The value and impact of leadership can be measured in many different ways. Two of the most common approaches focus on who a leader is, and, on what a leader achieves. In my opinion, books [.].

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5 timeless leadership lessons

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob's blog entries 5 timeless leadership lessons CBS MoneyWatch Facebook Flickr user MAMJODH Invisor Consulting John Heider Knowing What Is Happening LinkedIn Steve Tobak The CBS Interactive Business Network The Tao of Leadership: Leadership Strategies for a New AgeHere is a brief excerpt from an article written by Steve Tobak for CBS MoneyWatch, the CBS Interactive Business Network.

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Quote of the Day

Execupundit

John Heider, The Tao of LeadershipAll behavior consists of opposites or polarities. If I do anything more and more, over and over, its polarity will appear. For example, striving to be beautiful makes a person ugly, and trying too hard to be kind is a form of selfishness.

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Three Core Questions to Start Your New Year

The Practical Leader

In The Tao of Leadership: Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching Adapted for a New Age , John Heider writes: “ The leader who is centered and grounded can work with erratic people and critical group situations without harm. Happy New Year!! May this be your best one yet!

WOMEN: Challenged and Overwhelmed? A Remedy

Women in the LEAD

Lao Tzu a favorite Lao Tzu leadership book (by John Heider). I woke up today thinking about something I wrote sometime back when I was in an overwhelmed place. Unfortunately, I was so overwhelmed at that moment that I didn't have time to search for it.

Why People Keep Saying, “That’s What the Terrorists Want”

Harvard Business Review

The theory comes from the foundational work of Fritz Heider, the father of attributional theory. Heider saw individuals as “naïve psychologists” motivated by a practical concern – a need to simplify, comprehend, and predict the motives of others.

Why Debunking Myths About Vaccines Hasn’t Convinced Dubious Parents

Harvard Business Review

In the 1940s, Austrian psychologist Fritz Heider created what has become a legendary piece of research that reveals the need for people to craft narratives. Heider created a short, simple animation of two triangles, a rectangle and a circle.