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Leadership (and life) is about showing up, not about technique

The Good Life: Transitions to Complex Consciousness

The elements of generative leadership* aren’t about technique but about the quality of one’s personal presence to the Unfolding, to continual discovery, intention, dialog, active listening to active information (what wants to emerge), intuitive action, and to bringing what is needed into the world.

When I engage in these activities, when I show up to actually do them, that’s when miraculous things begin to happen. I’ve rarely had to wait until I got “good” at them. Now, with practice, indeed, I find I do get better at it, and more Grace appears. However, that Grace has always shown up itself, not because I did it “right,” but simply because I showed up at all.

Here’s one of the world experts on the subject, Joseph Jaworski:

http://www.generoninternational.com/the-elements-with-joseph-jaworski/

Who’s written or co-written three very good books:

Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership (1998)

Presence: Human Purpose and the Field of the Future (2008)…

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