The Profile of a Modern Day Leader
Why Renaissance Leadership?
The shift to a knowledge economy is a significant period of “rebirth” akin to the great Renaissance period of the past and shares with them an intense focus on learning and inquiry, encompassing all aspects of human life.
It is increasingly clear that the type of leadership that drove organizational success in the Industrial Era will not be sufficient for the Knowledge Era, especially after the 2008-9 recession and the global “shakeout” that has followed.
What kind of leadership will offer the greatest chance of success in this fast changing world?
The Chief Explorer’s response to this question has been to articulate and promote the concept of modern day Renaissance Leadership.
The Profile of a Renaissance Leader
High Integrity And Passion
High integrity individuals with sensitive self-awareness and a passion both for driving high performance in their organizations and for helping to make their communities and the world a better place.
Synthesizers and Integrators
Demonstrate an ability to take the input from these various disciplines, synthesize it and integrate it for application to a specific complex task.