In candid conversation with journalist Bryn Freedman, Halla Tómasdóttir, CEO of The B Team, discusses the kind of leadership the world needs, not only from those in power but from every individual. Tómasdóttir outlines the model leader – a humble, courageous, responsible person who is guided by a deep sense of purpose. Her passionate plea urges those with power, as well as those without, to step up to the plate to meet today’s global challenges.
In this summary, you will learn
- How leadership suffers a “crisis of conformity” and the “hubris syndrome”;
- Why the principles of “sustainability, equality and accountability” must guide leadership; and
- How each person can drive positive change.
About the Speaker
Halla Tómasdóttir, a presidential candidate in Iceland’s 2016 election, is CEO of The B Team.