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Einstein and Leadership for a New Era

When someone, in casual conversation, suggested that, “it doesn’t take an Einstein to figure that out” I might have been offended if I were not amused by the irony of his reference to Einstein. We had recently used an Einstein quote in a thought piece called Leadership for a New Era (attached below) written by the Leadership Learning Community (LLC) team. “You cannot solve problems with the same level of consciousness that was used to create them.” This quote expressed the impetus we felt to ask ourselves and our community a related question, “What in our current consciousness and approaches to leadership development must change if we are to provide the scope and quality of leadership needed to address the significant social inequalities?”

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July 2007 Learning Circle Meeting Microsoft Powerpoint file [download] [more info]

The DC Leadership Learning Circle held its relaunch meeting on July 17th, 2007. The meeting, "Exploring the Nature of Collective Leadership”, was a discussion and information session on the strategies and challenges in modern leadership development. For more information on this session please refer to the notes and presentation linked below.

Authors: Stefani Wilcox

Subjects: collective leadership, shared leadership, learning circle, washingtondc