Tag archive for decisions

Cutting the ribbon of guilt

Nowadays, mostly because of better media, the public gets a front seat in watching organizations of any type (public or private, governmental or corporate, legit or illegal) crumble under various accusations regarding the way these organizations function.  People want justice or revenge, prevention or reparation…

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Detrimental Blame

We would like to believe in our freedom to choose our destiny – even if horoscopes are amazingly popular!  After all we are humans gifted with brains and choices and daily decisions do shape what we think and what we do to ourselves and to others. …

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Emotions and Actions in the Tragedy Aftermath

Whenever a tragedy (a terrorist attack, a natural catastrophe, or a man-made disaster) strikes  a ripple effect is visible.  The greatest shock and response belongs to the people directly affected.  Then on a different scale and different response come the relatives, friends, or neighbors.  Then…

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Getting Out of the Comfort Zone

Everybody talks about and pleads for embedding change into our lives.  The inevitable change must be acknowledged and then embraced as the ultimate guide to survival.  Going beyond the comfort zone is highly praised in any personal development book.  Yet nobody I know of ever talked…

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The Difficult Trap of Accountability

It’s a fact: our leaders are also human.  We sometimes tend to forget or reject the simple truth that the ones deciding on important factors of people’s life (in politics or business) have always been and will always be subject to anything that is human. …

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The Big Picture of Strategy

I have always admired chess players.  Their focus, calm, and extraordinary powers of planning and finding their particular road to presumed success are indeed overpowering.  And I wondered how do they organize and make their moves as a precise ballet across so many squares involving…

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A tree of reason

Is there anybody in the world that does not feel affected directly or indirectly (as observers) in the refugee/immigrants waves hitting the gates of Europe? There is hardly any topic nowadays in any European country (inside or outside the European Union) that is so hotly…

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Elephant Slice

Every day we wake up and look at what other problems we have to solve.  Some problems are old intoxicating us with their mossy stink.  Others are “fresh” and still stand a chance to be promptly resolved.  And of course there will be some we…

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Crisis Leadership 5 – Decisions

“Nothing is more difficult and thus more valuable than making decisions.” – Napoleon Bonaparte You are the pilot of a plane that doesn’t function normally.  The trajectory or altitude or speed or any other vital flight parameter have gone berserk.  You are the captain of…

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