Self-Improvement

Remember that a problem constitutes the best occasion for your self-improvement! Sometimes individuals ask themselves the wrong kind of questions, such as “why did this have to happen to me?” Think about how much better it would be if they wondered about their...

First meeting Subject Matter Experts’ Group

I just came back yesterday from the first meeting of the year of Subject Matter Experts’ Group, London. In this group are people who can demonstrate their credentials either though formal qualifications, publications or track record as a thought leader in the...

Tip #10

In order to be able to achieve your goals, just close your eyes for a moment and think: What it is that you want to achieve? What is it that you are best capable of doing? Stop looking around you and spare a moment to just process the 2 previous questions. Then act to...

Greek Crisis

I would like to discuss another issue which relates to the financial and economical crisis in my country. Greece is going through one of the most crucial phases in its history. Experiencing an unprecedented crisis at all levels, the economic and social setting has...

Common Good is a notion….

The common good is a notion that originated over two thousand years ago in the writings of Plato, Aristotle, and Cicero. More recently, the contemporary ethicist, John Rawls, defined the common good as “certain general conditions that are…equally to everyone’s...

Calling all the Heroes

We are living in a constantly changing environment. Due to the financial crisis the rate of growth dropped dramatically, especially in the EU which experiences the worst economic and social circumstances in the last four decades. Moreover, the flexibility in the...

Tip #9

Leaders should keep the balance among people around them, at the same time being pioneering in their action.

Common good does not just happen

Common good does not just happen. Establishing and maintaining the common good requires the cooperative efforts of a number of parties. According to some philosophers, the very idea of the common good is inconsistent with a pluralistic society. Different people have...