Tobias Sturesson kicks off Season 3 of the Leading Transformational Change Podcast with a profound and empowering conversation with Dr. Margaret Heffernen. Be inspired and empowered to reimagine the future and avoid the trap of wilful blindness.

Their engaging discussion includes:

03:13 Personal practices to reflect and prepare for the new year
12:15 Helpful ways for leaders to anticipate the future and pitfalls to avoid
21:30 Thinking like an artist within our organizations
32:00 What wilful blindness is and how it can be so insidious
39:50 Why leaders need to welcome brokenness and how to do so
45:00 The key things that need to be reimagined as 2021 unfolds
49:20 The lessons from 2020 that we must hang on to and never forget

Dr. Margaret Heffernen is an entrepreneur, CEO, writer, and keynote speaker. The author of six books, Margaret’s third book, Willful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at our Peril was named one of the most important business books of the decade by the Financial Times. Her TED talks have been seen by over twelve million people and in 2015 TED published Beyond Measure: The Big Impact of Small Changes. Her most recent book, Uncharted: How to map the future was published in 2020.

She is a Professor of Practice at the University of Bath, Lead Faculty for the Forward Institute’s Responsible Leadership Programme and, through Merryck & Co., mentors CEOs and senior executives of major global organizations. She holds an honorary doctorate from the University of Bath and continues to write for the Financial Times and the Huffington Post.

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