Tag: Leadership News

Intelligence and Counter-Intelligence

Deciphering Information   In the third Emergency Leadership Summit, Yogi Akal focused on a specific international incident, its message and the importance of gathering intel and its counterweight.   Read the key points: Intelligence and Counter-Intelligence As a leader, your homework and preparation include intelligence and counter-intelligence. When you use your intelligence and you have…
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Economic Grace

Money is not a personal domain. Dynasties have been created and destroyed due to this one misunderstanding. Money is what money does. It is never an issue unto itself. Create it. Ask for it. Use it. Receive it. Manage it. Grow it. Enjoy it. Share it. Whether it is a pound of gold, or a…
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Business Without Intuition Is Doomed

The development project had been announced, a billion dollars, an urban gem, seven stars. The architect held a glitzy press conference. The designer dazzled everyone, having traveled the world to find the latest trends in construction. Yet the developer who initiated the project, the person with the most to gain, lost control of his own…
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The Eighth Continent

At this moment, wherever you are sitting in the world, the sky above you is the equivalent of a large city. Collect all these cities and air spaces around the world and you have an eighth continent – not one of land or ice, but a magnificent and crowded atmosphere filled with people in airplanes.…
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Practicing Innovation

Whatever you are doing now, Do it differently.   Go past your pre-conceived limits.  When you feel it is too much, when you feel confronted, you have just begun. Then relax and seed what is possible.  One word, one thought, one action, one penny – with the active consciousness of an innovative mind – can change everything.

Ruthless Analysis

The primary requisite of a leader is wisdom, which is first determined by the ability to know the consequences of any given action, and its ramifications over time. In every situation or decision, there is a – Set-up Pay-off Pay-back Price When did you set it up? If you can be ruthlessly and very privately…
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The Five Pillars of Safety and Security

A Blueprint for Peace and Prosperity   Originally presented in the Caribbean, Yogi Akal’s Safety and Security program created tangible and outstanding results. Following this initial implementation, the program was presented at several key events, including the Countering Transnational Crime Conference in Germany. Now, the five-point program continues to be referred to and used by…
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The Ten Principles Of Wise Leadership

Demonstrate Vision. Wise leaders serve the future with the only reality that matters, results. Results must match a vision and bear the weight of wisdom. Wisdom is defined as first knowing the consequences of any thought, word or deed and then behaving accordingly. Therefore, effective leaders do not say or do anything unless they first know…
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Five Economies and the Role of Oil

Emergency Leadership Summit Series Two   In Yogi Akal’s second video, he created a vision of the next decade’s economic landscape. He addressed issues of security, insecurity, and the shifting value of oil.  Watch the summit now:   Key Points Insecurity The politics of fear and insecurity will transform in the coming years. It is…
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Yogi Akal in Print Media

Yogi Akal is a columnist and contributor for prominent publications around the world. Yogi Akal has written for or has been featured in popular magazines and newspapers, including Elle, Glamour, Beverly Hills Magazine, Globe & Mail, National Post, Montreal Gazette, and Toronto Star. He has often been called upon for expert interviews and references on…
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