Instead, we continue to encounter a story of white knight. But there is not much evidence that - given the complexity and constraints of modern society - there will ever be someone who can ride in on a white horse and solve the important problems. Instead, there is a shift of mind that is necessary. It requires we learn more about ourselves, our core beliefs and multiple intelligences. It requires we engage in practices that cultivate our ability to use own own hearts, minds, and souls to lead when the opportunity presents itself.
Around me, I see so many amazing leaders. And a few years ago, I was invited to reflect upon their work as "integrative leaders." Here is my recount of their story.