Introduction: Conversational Leadership * A style of working

Since the dawn of time, conversation has been the principal tool for human communication and collaboration. It is through conversation that anything of importance gets done, and it is through conversation that we transform the world. Its power should not be surprising; this has always been the case, but we take conversation for granted and … Continue reading Introduction: Conversational Leadership * A style of working

Communityship * A process of social influence in which everyone in a community exercises leadership

In an article in the Harvard Business Review, Rebuilding Companies as Communities, Henry Mintzberg talks about a concept of his called communityship. So what is communityship? Let’s start by talking about leadership – something with which we are familiar. Go Google leadership – there are a diversity of definitions. The one I like goes something … Continue reading Communityship * A process of social influence in which everyone in a community exercises leadership