We Already Own Almost Nothing, But Are We Happy Yet?

We Already Own Almost Nothing, But Are We Happy Yet?

Do we really own much of anything these days? Well, I thought we did. Like corporate stocks, securities. Turns out we don’t. We “own” only a “security entitlement” – a claim on the underlying security that is held by an agent. And so much today is bought as a subscription, lease, or collateralized loan. The situation here is worse than I could have imagined.

How Many Organizations Today Are Effectively Leaderless?

How Many Organizations Today Are Effectively Leaderless?

Answer: The majority. Leadership is not a position description. It is not a skill, like managing. It is something leaders, real ones, are born with. Leadership development can only enhance skills, not create real inborn leadership abilities. Do you know what these real leadership abilities are? And why so many organizations are effectively leaderless today?