Take a look around you at nature. Look on your window and watch nature for a while. What do you see?
Do you see any bored bird? Or perhaps any spiritless squirrel? No?
Knowing and accepting yourself is the first step in becoming a good leader. If you don't get along with yourself, if you are not able to be a leader for yourself in the first place, you cannot be a great leader for others.
Most of the people have no idea on how the economy works. In fact the way economy works is so complex that it discourages almost everyone in trying to understand it's way of functioning.
You probably know the story of “training” fleas. Summarily, fleas are put in a box with a lid and they start jumping and hitting the lid. After a short debate, they decided not to jump so high anymore.
Several days ago a friend of mine opened a soccer school for kids. He went to a few schools from the neighborhood and directly advertised his business. Being the first day he asked me to watch the training and give him some feedback. The training went fine, but I've noticed that my friend the coach was a little anxious.
Ubuntu is a word in Nguni language (a Bantu language spoken in southern Africa) that is known to be a term for a very strong humanist philosophy, also known as Ubuntuism or Hunhuism (in Shona language).