Rodney Opperman, Senior Manager in charge of Hossy shaft at Lonmin, shares his account of how his own career showed just how much of a people game mining is and how bonds of loyalty build careers and robust mining businesses.
In fact, when considering the issue of economy, I have found it useful to reduce the magnitude of the basic constituent unit of the economy even further than individual people to the individual transaction.
The coating on your being that repels experience is a lack of appreciativeness. It is the attribute of a lack of gratitude.
One cannot but wonder at moral quality of the leadership of this establishment when senior people, respectable people, unashamedly confess to an intent which would have been no different from that of Al Capone.
Distressingly, by and large, the answers to the question are very uniform. They are variations of the theme that ‘leadership is about achieving a result through people.
The essence of the personal excellence program is to put the participants back in touch with a sense of awe. That proves not to be a particularly challenging task at the foot of Nanda Devi, which happens to be 7816m high!
This video explores our understanding of maturity.
So you have to understand that at the root of our criminality is the conviction that we’re not worthy or that we are owed more, that the world is not worthy.
Paul Mercer recently completed an epic bike ride from Lancashire to Central Asia and back. In Turkmenistan he was about to set off on a leg of his journey when a crowd of school children came to admire him and his bike. Engrossed in putting on his helmet he didn’t notice that the kids did a prayer for his safety.
Balance requires maturity which requires a transition from a selfish worldview to a serving worldview.