A radical, action-based approach to leadership
Posted on 27 November 2012.
Combining action research and systems thinking in sustainability leadership can help individuals and organisations achieve more radical possibilities
There is no doubt that these are exciting times for sustainability, for organisations as well as for individuals. While it is a complex issue that presents multiple challenges, anyone and everyone can be a leader for sustainability – whether as someone involved in the business of sustainability, concerned consumers or as internal activists within organisations. However, taking the lead is not always straightforward. We do not always know what to do, and therefore need to engage in radical thinking beyond the usual leadership framework.