Things to Be Reminded Of – An Aspen Institute Exercise

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About a year ago I have had the privilege of participating in a senior leaders seminar organised by Aspen Institute in Romania (there will be a new one in November this year). There was a group of about 20 people from the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors, most of them much younger than me: all of them intelligent, dynamic, creative leaders in their respective work.

We had to read ahead of time a number of texts of various kinds, from antiquity to the present time, all of them contributing the shaping the mentality of present-day leaders. There was, also, a scary (for me) task to be pursued at the seminar: enacting fragments from Antigone of Sophocles. Continue reading “Things to Be Reminded Of – An Aspen Institute Exercise”