Monday, 01 October 2012 16:53
New Zealand, like most Western counties, celebrates death. Whether it is the mind blowing statistics of the number of children murdered in their mothers’ wombs, or the huge box office ticket sales that the next mass killing film will generate, death seems to have no effect on us. At least that’s what many want to pretend.
Monday, 01 October 2012 16:48
A few months ago I was asked to speak to a group about what I thought the nature of leadership would be 10 years in the future. I concluded that I was either a madman or a fool for accepting such an assignment. I don’t recall ever reading the writings of any alleged futurists who have turned out to be really accurate in their predictions.