Shakti Leadership:Embracing Feminine and Masculine Power in Business
Shakti Leadership:Embracing Feminine and Masculine Power in business is a wonderful book written by Nilima Bhat and Raj Sisiodia.This book shows us the next level of evolution and leadership in a very clear way. The notion for a new vision of leadership lead by the principle of Shakti is powerful for the sustainable future of business.This book tell us about the importance of creating a culture of corporate inclusiveness,where we utilize feminine qualities like cooperation,creativity and empathy.
Many leaders,men and women alike,have bought into the idea of leadership that emphasizes traditionally masculine qualities like militaristic,win-at-all-costs and hierarchical.The result has been corruption,environmental degradation,social breakdown,stress,depression and a host of other serious problems.The author Nilima Bhat and Raj Sisodia reaches into ancient spiritual and mythical teachings to show us the feminine archetype of leadership that is generative,cooperative,creative and empathetic.Traditionallyh these are regarded as feminine quality but we all have them.In the Indian yogic tradition,this feminine principle is regarded as the Goddess Shakti,a source that powers the cycle of life.
With the help of exercises and inspirational examples,Nilima Bhat and Raj Sisodia tells us how we can access this infinite energy and lead with our whole selves.Both male and female leaders who understand and practice Shakti Leadership act from a consciousness of caring,creativity and sustainability to achieve self mastery internally and be of selfless service to the world.
Shakti Leadership is a very important book especially for people who need a caring kind of capitalism and wants to maximize their profits in business.This book gives many useful ideas to professionals and organizations to become visionary leaders.