Leaders Can’t Fall for the Symbolism Fallacy

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Leaders love symbols. Flags, statues, anthems, dates, all of it. I call it symbolic leadership. Or in many instances, the symbolism fallacy.

Symbols are, for humans, a sign of unity, power, pain, you name it. We use our symbols to remember what was, and where we hope to go. There is inherent…

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Vincent Vicari, MPA

Vincent Vicari, MPA

Artist, illustrator, and writer inspiring others through Personal Development and Creativity. See more at https://vincentvicariart.com