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Coaching Across Cultures: New Tools for Leveraging National, Corporate and Professional Differences by Philippe Rosinski

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Chapter 4How to Leverage Our Sense of Power and Responsibility

How do you view your sense of power and responsibility?

Control/Harmony/Humility

Control: People have a determinant power and responsibility to forge the life they want.

Harmony: People should strive for balance and harmony with nature.

Humility: People should accept inevitable natural limitations.

Sometimes, you think you have a limit and when you believe you have reached it, something happens: you feel you can go a little bit further. With your mental strength, you can fly even higher.

—Ayrton Senna

Florence Kluckhohn and Frederick Strodtbeck, in their book Variations in Value Orientations,1 wrote about “a three-point range of variation in the man-nature orientation: Subjugation-to-Nature, ...

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