Issue 47


Ten Leadership Theories in Five Minutes (video)
“There’s nothing so practical as a good theory.” Here are ten of them, summarized by Professor Michael Zigarelli, for those who want to lead more effectively. 150 years of leadership thinking in 300 seconds.

The Three Temptations of a Christian Leader 
Henri Nouwen (1932-1996) was a Dutch-born Catholic priest whose 40 books have been widely read by Catholics and Protestants alike. This article shares the essence of Nouwen’s leadership ideas from his classic, In the Name of Jesus.

This One Leadership Quality Will Make or Break You
From Forbes online: “One of the most often overlooked aspects of leadership is the need for _________”  They may be right on target.

Can Introverts Lead? (video) 
Francesca Gino, Associate Professor at Harvard Business School, explains how quiet bosses with proactive teams can be highly successful.See also: The Power of Introverts (one of the most watched videos from the popular TED site) and The Introverted Leader (Leadership Journal / Christianity Today)

TOOLKIT: A Free, Online Personality Profile
The Keirsey Temperament Sorter®-II (KTS®-II) is among the most widely used personality instruments in the world. 70 questions, 10 minutes, lots of insights about yourself and your team. Currently, there’s no charge to complete it on this website.