Leadership lessons for charities often come from stories about failure

Sep 16, 2016 - Quartz

As the Clinton Global Initiative prepares to convene its annual meeting for the very last time, many leaders in international development are coming to terms with the loss of one of the most innovative opportunities for maximizing our social impact. The final gathering of this community offers an opportunity for me to reflect on the invaluable lessons that I and my peers have learned along the way.

I was first introduced to CGI in 2006, when I watched one of our students, Zethu Ngeza, addr...