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Is Ambition Friend or Foe?


Is Ambition Friend or Foe?

Nicolai Chen Nielsen shares a video of a TEDX talk he gave on ambition and leadership.

Nicolai believes that ambition needs to be demystified and reframed to become a positive driving force. He asks: Why are we running so fast, where are we going and what do we want to achieve in our lives? In his talk, Nicolai shares insights on how to harness ambition in a more conscious and deliberate way. Nicolai Chen Nielsen is a leading authority on how to develop human-centered and future-ready organizations. He is passionate about understanding the latest technological and societal trends, and the impact they have on people. He has worked with more than 25 Fortune 500 companies and has designed and delivered transformation programs that have reached more than 1 million employees globally. Both his books, Leadership At Scale and Return on Ambition were bestsellers. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.


Access the video on YouTube.