In the midst of Asia’s growing presence in the global marketplace and politics, there is a unique opportunity and responsibility to contribute towards fostering global growth and sustainable development. Learn more about how we are committed to the practice of teaching and learning as a means to promote positive change.

Leadership talk revisits why Asia is world’s ‘hottest’ region

While it is a region that boasts 50% of the Fortune 1000 companies and 69% of the world’s natural resources, it also has 8 out of 10 of the most heavily militarized zones in the world and harbors 56% of the world’s poverty-stricken.

May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Grow, Read|Tags: , , , |

Harvard professors to lead ’21st century leadership’ forum in Kuching

For the first time the Center for Asia Leadership (CAL) will be bringing the Asia Leadership Forum (ALF), a venue to explore leading-edge 21st leadership frameworks and ideas, as taught by Harvard professors, to Kuching, the seaside capital city of Sarawak, on May 10 at the Borneo Convention Center.

April 27th, 2019|Categories: Grow, Read|Tags: , , , |

3 Reasons Why Organizational Success Takes More Than Just Strategy

Companies collapse because of a combination of complex factors that somehow come together to form the perfect storm. The obvious answer is that companies did not have the hustle to stay ahead of competitors. More difficult to recognize behind company failures is the powerful influence of values, attitudes, and culture.

February 1st, 2019|Categories: Grow, Read|

Self-efficacy: Why belief in your own success matters

One is living proof that prosperity is not the end all and be all of the national aspirations. Another is wracked by the undeniable deadweight of affirmative action for a racial majority. The third has been known as the “Sick Man of Asia” for decades after being an economic star in the 1960s, second only to Japan. Is there a common thread running through these three distinct narratives?

January 10th, 2019|Categories: Grow, Read|