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14
Feb

Entrepreneurial Imagination & Vocation- Dr Steven Garber

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What is entrepreneurial imagination? What is entrepreneurial vocation? It is always some unique-in-history twining together of creativity and responsibility– knowing why they matter to us and to our societies was the question of the evening. But why does responsibility matter so much? What if we just imagine ourselves as responsible– isn’t that the same?” Last […]

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15
Jan

Elizabeth I CEO

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How did Elizabeth meet the challenges that faced her, managing not only to stay alive and keep her imperilled nation afloat, but also to win the intense loyalty of her people and lead England to greatness? Elizabeth I, CEO takes a fresh view, exploring issues that are relevant to leaders–especially business leaders–of today. Title: Elizabeth […]

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11
Jan

Birth of the Chaordic Age

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Birth of the Chaordic Age is a novel written by Dee Hook who is convinced we can and must create the kinds of organisation that a liveable world demands. Dee Hook skilfully weaves together the story of VISA with his own remarkable life story and presents practical concepts and ideas that constructively challenge our beliefs […]

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11
Jan

Buffett

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Buffett is the enthralling story of the life and investment philosophy of America’s most successful stock picker. Wall Street Journal reporter Roger Lowenstein pierces the veil if secrecy of this immensely private man, and explores his human qualities, patience, loyalty, integrity, conviction–and shows that they were always as important as his nimble mind. Title: Buffett […]

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04
Jul

Seminar – Leadership in the Business World

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At our most recent ‘Open Conversations’ seminar, we had the privilege of speaking to Tim Pickles and Jonathan Stephen on leadership within the business world. Both successful businessmen in their own right, their wisdom and insight was invaluable. Here are 15 quotes from the night. 1. “Be excellent in whatever you have NOW.” 2. “Even […]

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24
May

On Sausage and Law, and Kuyper Too

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What role does belief and truth play in politics and public life? In his article, Dr Garber explores this question, referencing his own experiences. “How did you find me?” It seemed an innocent question across the table of a cafe in the Dupont Circle of Washington DC. He had come from Germany, a political philosopher […]

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19
Feb

His Excellency The Governor General (2015)

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Speaker: Governor General Peter Cosgrove Format: Audio Year Published: 2015 Publisher: National Student Leadership Forum Access: NSLF Online Library

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18
Nov

The Hon Stuart Robert MP (2015)

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Speaker: The Hon Stuart Robert MP Format: Audio Year Published: 2015 Publisher: National Student Leadership Forum Access: NSLF Online Library

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25
May

Nationhood, Leadership, Legacy – The Hon Stuart Robert MP

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Below is a transcript of The Hon Stuart Robert MP’s address at the 2011 National Student Leadership Forum, at the War Memorial. 16th September, 2011 Ladies and Gentlemen, You stand on hallowed ground, in the very Soul of who we are as a people and what we stand for as a nation. You stand surrounded […]

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27
Jan

Murder in Parramatta: Cain, shame and responsibility – Bereshit by Rabbi Zalman Kastel

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One image has been playing on my mind since the murder of Curtis Cheng: the 15 year old killer waving his gun in the air and shouting. I see a link to the young murderer in Oregon who reportedly wrote that mass killings can get a person “known by no one” into the limelight. 1 […]

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