Change Management vs. Change Leadership

What is the difference between change management and change leadership? Some people say it’s just a matter of semantics and the two terms are interchangeable, while some others believe the distinction between the two is significant. The video below from Kotter International, an industry leader in management consulting and organizational development, discusses the difference between change […]

Get Prepared for Session Two

It has been almost six weeks since we met last time in Session One on Authentic Leadership. We look forward to seeing you in Session Two (Organizational Change and Transformation) which will start on April 5th. Are you ready for it? In preparation, you will want to complete three assignments that will greatly enrich your […]

Facilitator for Organizational Change and Transformation

We are very pleased to have Dr. Nathan Mellor as our facilitator for session two. Dr. Mellor serves as CEO of Strata Leadership and Principal Technologies, Inc., based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  Nathan holds the Bachelor of Arts and the Master of Science in Education degrees from Harding University where he was named Student Association […]

Take a Seat – Make a Friend?

The level of intimacy achieved in the brief conversations between strangers in this four minute and fifty-three second video from SoulPancake called “Take a Seat, Make a Friend” illuminates the importance of the quality of our social interactions over their quantity; the importance of smart talk over small talk.  

Digital Insanity

Digital Insanity:  Can We Auto-Correct Humanity?  Why I Refuse to Let Technology Control Me As human beings, we are made to connect with others. Yes, sometimes it feels like social media has taken over our lives and we are quickly losing touch with humanity. During his Authentic Leadership presentation, David Irvine shared a compelling video […]

Authentic Leadership

Unlike Carl Lewis, Michael Johnson, Wilma Rudolph or Daley Thompson, Derek Redmond is not a name that conjures up memories of Olympic gold medals. But it is Redmond who defines the essence of the human spirit.  Redmond arrived at the 1992 Olympic Summer Games in Barcelona determined to win a medal in the 400 meters. […]