Voice of the System

The voice of the system are people who do not only have (and share) their individual opinion or vision. They sense and share what is happening in the system.


They are closely connected to the values of this system and they function as the air valve when there is pressure in the system.

The speak on behalf of the system they are a part of. Another entity for leaders to take into account and to listen to.

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A new voice a leader should listen to

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