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    Plastic Bali or how we ruined paradise

    A few months ago, I had a conversation with my 7-year old son about Plastic Waste and recycling. Check it out here: Conversations with my son – Plastic Waste. We talked about how much plastic waste enters our ocean every…

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    The Tao of Leadership

    A few years ago I was asked to give a talk on Leadership to a class of HEC MBA students. I hadn’t done that before, and Leadership is an immensely broad topic, so the first thing I asked was what was the…

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    How to become a Global or International leader

    Here is an interesting question: “To successfully lead a global company do you have to have lived in another country?” To really understand how countries differ from one another you have to immerse yourself, at least once, in another culture.…

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    Is France burning?

      You’d probably answer yes, if you’ve been looking at the news or following events in France over the last few months, but is it really the case? At the moment France is burning. That’s how the media are largely portraying…

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    Public speaking

    So here is a post I hadn’t thought of posting. Public speaking is so personal and some people seem really good at it while others just don’t seem to get it. But a few minutes ago I thought I’d share…

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    The Importance of Storytelling

    Not only is Storytelling a skill it is in fact one of the greatest skills we should possess as leaders. Think about any great leader; and for the definition of “great” let me leave that up to you for once.…