Wednesday, September 30

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WHY FEAR INTROSPECTION?
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WHY FEAR INTROSPECTION?

It is intriguing to see that we carry with us so much fear at all times. I do not mean just individuals, but institutions like the market-place, the media industry. In fact, all our industries and institutions are infected with fear. What is most amusing about fear is that it is often more rampant in the most unexpected places. Fear does play an important role in our life, and it is a human need, a very basic human need. We experience fear when we feel that our safety and security is under threat. Often this threat is perceived and not realistic; we indulge in fear of the unknown. We fret so much over the consequences of the unknown that often we opt to retreat rather than to take risks. This fear of the unknown can be more easily observed in younger children, in infants, who hold the des...
FAILED LEADERSHIP
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FAILED LEADERSHIP

There is one vital entity that continuously dominates all spheres of life. That entity is energy. So vital to life, so vital to the dynamics of life that we can say with certainty that without energy there would be no life. For life to continually exist in a competitive world, it needs mobility. Life is a force that compels mobility and movement, which requires power that derives from energy. It is the energy that essentially produces the movement. Groups and organisations are no different from living organisms and they too need to be fed a steady flow of energy to stay alive and to keep moving forward. Organisations and groups depend on leadership to create and supply the energy they need in abundance. The deficiency of this “energy” results in stagnation and the absence of this energy...