Cities, Diversity, Creativity

Leadership, Creativity, Cities, Sex and Ideas

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

The leader in most organizations has many and varied tasks. If the organization is large enough to have a significant leadership team then the CEO has help in the day-to-day operations and can delegate initiatives, tasks and/or projects. In small companies, including start-ups of course, the leader/founder shoulders much, if not all, of the work. But large or small, there …

Scout's Law

A Scout Is Trustworthy . . .

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

I had the privilege of spending part of my youth in the Boy Scouts of America (way back before all the controversies surrounding that organization). I can still “rattle off” the Scout Law, Motto and Oath. They were committed to memory as well as spoken out loud very frequently. I learned some very useful things – how to “properly” set a …

Trust – Up, Down and Across the Organization

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, 3-LI

The issue of trust in organizations came up several times during the last two months (of last year). I am working with a couple of new executives and so we had not been through the conversation at that point. And I was reminded of this again when I saw a list of the “Six T’s” by Johnathan Lansner. They are, …