There comes a time when humanity is called to shift to
a new level of consciousness . . . that time is now.
Wangari Maathai, Kenyan Political Activist and Nobel Prize Laureate
At it’s best, leadership is a daily, ongoing practice
— a journey toward becoming your whole-self and
inviting others to do the same. And at the heart of this
daily practice is courage.
Center for Courage and Renewal / Parker J. Palmer
... the inclusion of competencies such as self-awareness,
introspection, constructive attitudes and mindsets (are critical) for
effective leadership. In fact, it is these social and emotional competencies
that distinguish the good leaders from the great ones.
Characteristics of a Good Leader / Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute,
referencing McKinsey Insights 2019
And in this glorious vision, she instructs that our
endeavors must be about the liberation of the woman,
the emancipation of the man, and the liberty of the child.
Nelson Mandela, South African State of the Nation Address 1994,
reading from the poem "Die Kind“ by South African poet Ingrid Jonker