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Long-term vision


“…if you start looking at a lens of politics through…kindness, empathy [and] well-being, then it doesn’t matter what happens in a political cycle, it matters what happens over decades.”
(2 minutes 45 seconds)

This is what Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand, had to say on New Zealand’s new well-being budget at Davos earlier this year. Whilst she talks politics, her passion and motivation to take the longer-term view is a helpful one for any leader, and is a good reminder that with a compelling vision and the will to make it happen, we can all effect positive change.

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