Workplaces, teams and organisations are communities. Given the time and energy (physical, emotional and mental) that we put into our work, it’s not unreasonable that we want our workplaces to be healthy, meaningful and supportive communities. And in the best companies, this is the case. Recent surveys consistently highlight community or ‘camaraderie’ as one of the five key dimensions of […]
Just imagine right now that you have been asked the very simple but somewhat confronting question, “what is your story?” How would you respond? Would you be coy and dismiss the question? Would...
Someday, the current leaders won’t be there and someone else will need to fill their shoes. It might not be soon, or it might be very urgent due to demographics, turnover or organisational...
An engaged workforce is a long-term, sustainable competitive advantage that requires investment in good times and in bad. Many organisations are directing managers to cut back, focus on the important stuff and forget...
“Good to Great” by Jim Collins is a great management book explaining why some companies make the leap from good to great whilst others don’t. Click below to watch a short video review...
Zak Ebrahim was just seven years old when his father helped plan the 1993 World Trade Center bombing. Here is his inspiring speech on his choice of peace.
There are 2 sides to effective change. The conceptual side – coming up with ideas and implementation and the motivational/psychological side – building the will to succeed. Here is a great video on...
Inside This Edition
- Leading With Integrity - by Des Penny.
- Moving From Old School to New School Leadership - by Richard Dore.
- The Leadership Measuring Stick - by Dr. Alan Zimmerman.
Proteus Life Magazine
Proteuslife is a quarterly magazine produced by Proteus Enterprises p/l. The magazine covers the life of the Proteus team but also looks at contemporary leadership and lifestyle initiatives through articles and advertorials.
Meet The Proteus Team
Managing Director Richard Dore is a Director of Proteus Leadership and is recognised as one of the most effective Business and People Management Educators in Australia. Richard joined Proteus Leadership in 1999. With several qualifications, including a degree in Adult Education, Richard has had a significant impact on the growth and culture of the organisations he...
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“Second-Curve thinking comes hard when times are hard. In business it may mean competing with yourself, even cannibalising your existing product. Do it instead when times are good: before the downturn.” Charles Handy is an octogenarian (born in 1932), author of over 15 books and a social philosopher. In 2001 he was ranked second behind Peter Drucker, in a...