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"Servant leadership" Blog Posts

August 22, 2017

Servant Leadership in Action – #MTtalk

"The servant-leader is servant first... It begins with the natural feeling that one wants to serve, to serve first. Then conscious choice brings one to aspire to lead. That person is sharply different from one who is leader first." – Robert Greenleaf Whenever I hear the phrase "servant leadership," I think of Nelson Mandela, or […]


August 3, 2016

Leadership Styles: What's Best?

Do you look out of your office, see your underlings hard at work, and think to yourself, "What a great example of leadership I embody! Look at these people beavering away for me. I inspire them and they look up to me!" If so, chances are you might be surprised by what they really think! And by what gets […]


November 2, 2015

The Paradox of Servant Leadership

Like many people, I’d viewed the idea of ‘servant leadership’ with a fair amount of skepticism. Not knowing much about it, I thought the term itself was a contradiction. How can someone be subservient and lead at the same time? So I was curious to hear what Sen Sendjaya had to say, when I interviewed […]

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December 19, 2014

Becoming a Servant Leader

Around nine months ago, our small editorial team of three went through a very welcome change: we doubled in size. Before this, myself (@SarahPaveyMT), Tom (@ThomasHallett) and James (@JNManktelow) focused on editing, proofing, signing off, and scheduling content for publishing, with limited time for other exciting projects. We always pulled through and met our deadlines, […]

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