Presenter: Bill Grace
Date: 29 February 2012
In his new book Sharing the Rock: Shaping Our Future through Leadership for the Common Good leadership educator and activist Bill Grace presents a model to do just that by cultivating a worldview rooted in the common good. This simple model recasts leadership as being values-based, inclusive of all and sustained by a fierce urgency to act together on behalf of our common future. This webinar will explore the seven leadership practices Sharing the Rock including: Aligning leadership with values Embracing the wisdom of the margins Co-creating gracious space Receiving hope Acting with courage Participants of this webinar will:
- Discover the importance of the Common Good worldview for our time
- Learn the basics of the seven practices of Leadership for the Common Good
- Discover daily behaviors that help us develop greater capacity of these seven practices
His recent book Sharing the Rock: Shaping Our Future through Leadership for the Common Good is being used a springboard for a national movement called compact for the Common Good. In addition his current research and writing has focused on the development of spirit-inspired leadership, in order to call forth the wisdom, courage and hope needed in these times. Bill also believes that leadership must be grounded in a global sense of the common good. Therefore he promotes leadership and social action that is grounded in spiritual development, inclusiveness and compassion all of which deepen our commitment to pursue a just and peaceful world. Bill directs Common Good Works and speaks and leads seminars around the world.