A brief index of leadership metaphors. | Tom Sherrington

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Hamster Wheel:  Everyone is running round and round and round, getting nowhere fast but working really hard.  There’s only one solution.  Step off the wheel… STOP.  Take a look around and think.  What the hell are we doing? Let’s try something different….

Permanent White Water:  There is no point telling people that it will pass; that the calm waters are just around the corner.  They’re not.  This is how things are; this is life; this is reality… it never ends..  You need to learn to cope with it and steer a course somehow right now, not later… there is no…

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