By Erik Bean
Associate University Research Chair
Center for Leadership and Organizational Research
Once again, it’s time to take the pulse on what makes leadership tick. All eyes will be looking up North as leaders in all categories from politics to industry, the academy, consultancy, and entrepreneurs conduct a thorough scholarship checkup at the 2019 International Leadership Association (ILA) 21st annual global conference dubbed, “Leadership: Courage Required,” held Oct. 24-27 in Ottawa.