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Driving Change

Strategies of leadership and influence that challenge the status quo and build new possibilities.

Videos
 

Kevin Starr - Lasting Impact

Kevin Starr, Mulago Foundation director, looks for the best solutions to the biggest problems in the poorest countries.

Derek Sivers - How to Start a Movement

With help from some surprising footage, Derek Sivers explains how movements really get started. (Hint: it takes two.)

Jody Williams - Anyone Can Change the World

A Nobel Laureate shares her insights into building action from the grass-roots, showing how people can come together to make change happen and contribute to a better world.

Michael Hayman - Mission Driven Business

Seven Hills co-founder discusses the compassionate business model of the future.

Books
 

The Art of Possibility - Benjamin and Rosamund Zander

A life-altering approach to fulfilling dreams large and small. The Zanders invite us all to become passionate communicators, leaders, and performers whose lives radiate possibility into the world.

Better; A Surgeon's Notes on Performance - Atul Gawande

Gawande explores how doctors strive to close the gap between best intentions and best performance in the face of obstacles that sometimes seem insurmountable.

Small Is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered - E F Schumacher

This remarkable book examines our modern economic system - its use of resources and impact on how we live - questioning whether they reflect what we truly care about.

The Fifth Discipine - Peter Senge

In The Fifth Discipline, Senge draws the blueprints for an organisation where people expand their capacity to create the results they truly desire, where new and expansive patterns of thinking are nutured, where collective aspiration is set free, and where people are contually learning together. 

Articles & Blogs
 

Letter from a Birmingham Jail

Martin Luther King, Jr.'s open letter defending the strategy of nonviolent resistence to racism 

Kotter's 8 Stage Change Model

This article summarises the 8 stages of leading change from Kotter's 1995 book.

Everything Counts; the Six

Ways to Inspire and Motivate Top Performance

Joseph Folkman looks as what can make charisamtic leaders