Steve Hearsum

Don't be seduced by the heroic leader fallacy

Heroic leadership still holds us in its – mostly hairy and ever-so-masculine – vice-like grip, and attempts to encourage more reflective and reflexive practices frequently run up against the need to...


What does Donald Trump teach us about leadership?

Charisma can inspire devotion. But what are the dangers of this quality and what attributes do we want leaders of organisations to have?


Why redesigning the organisation isn't always the answer

Focusing on redesigning organisations to embed learning or foster innovation isn't the answer


Organisations are at risk because of digital delusion

If ever there was a word to spawn opinion without sufficient grounding in reality, digital is it


Whistleblowing: Removing the wilful blindfold

What happens at leadership level to make things 'undiscussable'? And what does it mean for HR?