The servant leader, emotional intelligence, blah blah thing has always struck me as bogus; a means to an end. – the oracle This quote is an excerpt from an email that my friend, the oracle, sent me on 2015 February 11. Also mentioned in the email was the following – “The attached article touches on … More Dabble – Is a Servant-Leader a Means to an End?
After a conversation with @JeffDHarmon74 back in April 2014, I shared a post – Dig – Anthrocubeologist Goes on Archaeology Dig. Now, six months after I quit my job, I have continued to reflect on what he shared and what we talked about. This post is a quick refresh and reminder about embracing and acting … More Sense – Anatomy Matters for Leaders
Thanks #Secret10 @kenblanchard @LeadersServe for last Monday’s webinar – A Conversation with Ken Blanchard & Mark Miller. Admittedly, I have not yet read the book The Secret, What Great Leaders Know and Do. However, as a fan of Berret-Koehler Publishers (who published Blanchard’s and Miller’s book), I expect to do so. And more so, as … More Serve – Choose to Set Your Own Bar
Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life? – Mary Oliver (from The Summer Day) This image above – one of my favorite life’s moment – at an improv jam. The quote – one of my favorite poems – the closing line from The Summer Day, which you can … More Ask – Is Improv My Querencia?
Those who do not know the torment of the unknown cannot have the joy of discovery. – Claude Bernard Uncertainty. Discovery. Knowledge. Practice. These are the four words I use to describe the recent post, Two Steps to Being an Archaeologist-Leader, by Brilliance Within Coaching’s Jeff Harmon. From my perspective and experience, these are four words that that nicely … More Dig – Anthrocubeologist Goes on Archaeology Dig
I learned querencia – a Spanish word – in 2011 from Isabel Lopez. From this came a mantra – my mantra – In QUERENCIA, be the CATALYST who SERVES. Isabel, author of The Wisdom of Servant Leadership, taught others and me the foundations of servant leadership thorough the Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership on-line academy/training. … More Be – Querencia
Servant leadership is one of the three areas contributing to the framework of anthrocubeology. As an anthrocubeologist, this can also be stated as my exploration of cubeopolis includes a servant-leader philosophy. The servant-leader is servant first … It begins with the natural feeling that one wants to serve, to serve first. Then conscious choice brings … More Servant Leadership – A Philosophy