Servant Leadership

Servant Leadership



“I truly believe that Servant Leadership has never been more applicable to the world of leadership than it is today. Not only are people looking for a deeper purpose and meaning when they must meet the challenges of today’s changing world; they are also looking for principles and philosophies that actually work. Servant Leadership works. Servant Leadership is about getting people to a higher level by leading people at a higher level.
-Ken Blanchard

Leadership is not about leading. It's all about Serving.

“The servant-leader is a servant first… It begins with the natural feeling that one wants to serve, to serve first. Then conscious choice brings one to aspire to lead. That person is sharply different from one who is a leader first, perhaps because of the need to assuage an unusual power drive or to acquire material possessions…The leader-first and the servant-first are two extreme types. Between them, there are shadings and blends that are part of the infinite variety of human nature.”


-Robert K. Greenleaf
We are providing below the excerpts from the most authentic source for Servant Leadership - the book written by Robert K Greenleaf, the pioneer of the concept. We are also researching the concept from its core and updating important information regularly on this page for the benefit of our readers and practitioners.  The book titled "Servant Leadership- A journey into the Nature of Legitimate Power & Greatness".  
  • Those who deliberately make things more complex are intellectual fools.
  • You can’t motivate people by lighting a fire under them, you have to light a fire within them.

Watch this short introduction video to the concept of Servant Leadership in Modern Leadership Conext with the introduction of the pioneer of Servant Leadership concept - Robert K. Greenleaf.  This video is produced by the Centre for Servant Leadership.




At Know Your True Self® Research Foundation (KYTS Research) we not only promote but also exercise Servant Leadership.  It is the much-desired leadership format for this changing times where micro-entrepreneurship is taking place. Where people are more professionally oriented than company oriented. Where values and philosophies matters and where caring, faith and concerns are taking over.


KYTS Research Bureau
for Know Your True Self® Research Foundation


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