Why is Amnesty’s ‘Staff Wellbeing Report’ required leadership reading?

On 31st January 2019 Amnesty published the outcome of the assessment conducted by KonTerra following the suicides of Gaëtan Mootoo and Rosalind McGregor and against a backdrop of culture and restructuring challenges. The scope of the assessment explored two questions: (1) What are the major lessons that Amnesty International can learn from these tragic incidents? …

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If you’re doing it then do it with purpose.

One of the most challenging conversations I have when building strategy is the one that seeks to nail down 'purpose'.  It isn't an existential or mid-life crisis type of discussion that seeks to challenge the fabric of being, just a simple question: "what is our collective purpose and for whose benefit?" A recent session on purpose caused an initial tumbleweed moment but then people …

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