Society 5.0 – Our final exam as leaders

Have you heard of Society 5.0? It’s the Japanese government’s vision for the future, and it envisages a world very different from the one we live in now. What is Society 5.0? “Society 5.0 represents the 5th form of society in our human history, chronologically following hunting, farming, industry, and information. The Fourth Industrial Revolution [...]

By |2019-06-10T13:15:30+00:0010.06.2019|

4 centuries of anger – time for a change?

This week I’ve been feeling angry. It started when I read the moving testimony of Mo Mowlam’s stepdaughter – who was, rightly, indignant that there was barely any mention of the vital role her extraordinary mother played in the creation of the Good Friday agreement in Northern Island. The agreement was pivotal to ending the [...]

By |2019-04-17T12:50:44+00:0016.04.2019|

5 reasons why leadership training doesn’t work

Think about the leaders who inspire you – the ones who’ve made the biggest difference in the world. The catalysts for social change, the humanitarians who ease suffering and promote equality, and the business leaders who’ve changed the way we interact with the world and each other. Was the impact they created fuelled by leadership [...]

By |2019-03-12T00:58:31+00:0006.03.2019|