The Leadership Playbook: Leaders Teach Values

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My friend, Howard Bloom, tells a story about Japanese macaques (monkeys). He says that “an innovative leader can spread new practices through the group in hours. But a conservative monkey leader, a dictatorial defender of the traditions he’s inherited or created, can force the … [Read more...]

Episode 6 – How Ideas Spread with Howard Bloom

I am fascinated by the idea of ideas. And I am fascinated by how ideas spread. In 1995, I walked past a book in Barnes & Noble called The Lucifer Principle: A Scientific Expedition Into the Forces of History by Howard Bloom. The book affected me deeply. It is a book about … [Read more...]