Posts Tagged ‘leadership’

December 31st, 2015 - 9:46 am § in Reflection & Rumination, Uncategorized

Did I…?

The questions I’m asking myself as 2015 comes to a close.[...]

August 17th, 2012 - 7:18 am § in Poetry Pause

Friday’s Poetic Pause: “For One Who Holds Power” by John O’Donohue’s Friday feature! Sharing "For One Who Holds Power" by John O’Donohue[...]

August 28th, 2010 - 7:58 pm § in Good Practice, Guest Bloggers

Aid Worker: First, Know Thyself

Opening your heart and thus becoming an effective aid worker is a conscious, intentional process that takes effort, persistence and a willingness to examine your thoughts, motives and emotions.[...]

July 25th, 2010 - 6:00 pm § in Good Practice, Guest Bloggers

Seeing the future in sovereign local organizations – Part I

Sovereignty is both a quality to be developed and a right to be respected and defended. It is a particularly powerful concept when applied to organisation, suggesting authentic qualities, describing a home-grown resilience, an inside-out identity, the idea of an organisation being the expression of [...]

July 15th, 2010 - 6:03 am § in Good Practice

What is our true job?

Who will revolutionize the development industry? It’s those with a professional, but more importantly, a personal resolve to nurture alternative models of “development” that genuinely build on the dignity, knowledge, skills, culture, and abilities of local people.[...]