Mistakes: Making Lemonade Out of Lemons! Part 1

Mistakes: Making Lemonade Out of Lemons! Part 1

You know how when you’ve just had a heart-breaking argument with your significant other and you turn on the radio only to find the song blasting from it perfectly describe how you feel? The other day the same thing happened to me after a member of my team made a blundering mistake that had serious monetary repercussions for the company. It wasn’t a song, but rather an article that I came across published by Forbes…

How Arab Leaders Learn – the surprising truth

How Arab Leaders Learn – the surprising truth

What differences are there between Western and Arabic leadership models? Do GCC leaders learn differently? How big are the differences within the GCC and the Arab world more generally? All challenging questions which our very own Dr Amira Khattab addressed as part of her doctoral studies.  Her subsequent Thought Leadership report entitled “Learning to Succeed. Leadership, education, and the knowledge economy in the Middle East” explores the issue and comes up with some interesting findings….