4-step guide to hold your team together amidst chaos – Legend of the skilled cook, a lawnmower and the two managerial superpowers – 1/4
According to a Taoist legend, during the reign of Wenhui, there lived at court a cook who was good at cutting beef and had a wonderful knife. Every movement she made, the touch of her hand, the tilt of her shoulders and the stamp of her foot all corresponded to...
Put yourself in his/her shoes” is often really good advice, because when we are in conflict with someone we are unable to empathize with them. And we would reach a consensus sooner if we could see behind the anger, fear or hurt, the person who may be struggling with similar emotions to our own, but who is unable to express himself.
The above title is a quote from Jiddu Krishnamurti, the Indian philosopher who travelled the world for over sixty years giving lectures whose main message was that only a complete transformation of individual hearts can bring peace to societies. He stressed that he...