DNA

Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, 4-ExtPost

It’s In Our DNA! How often have we heard that statement? Personally, I hear it quite frequently. Often, it’s used as a way of excusing a person’s actions: “I can’t help it, it’s in my DNA.” I also hear it used as an indictment of another person who is reluctant try something new. Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA), a self-replicating material present …

Curiosity

Curiosity

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, 4-ExtPost

Just Wondering Not long ago, several colleagues and I were discussing our views on leadership. Soon the conversation turned to leadership attributes. After several rounds of the usual attributes — integrity, transparency, humility, vision, etc. —  curiosity emerged as perhaps the most important attribute of a great leader. Subsequent to that conversation, I came across this quote from Ozan Varol: “The most dangerous …