Peter Block on stewardship and leadership

Ray: Let’s get into the work. What is stewardship? How does it differ from leadership, or at least from traditional notions of leadership? Peter: Leadership is about creating a place for accountability by centralizing power. Leadership is about making a center or a top — the owner of a business, for example, who is the…

Sakyong Mipham on Leadership

Ray: You write about people being leaders in their lives and communities. What are the most important qualities of a good leader?   Mipham: I would say courage first; then wisdom, which is a sense of knowledge and confidence; and also the wish and desire to uplift. The underlying notion is “How do I help?”…