Leadership Minute: Know When To Let Go


Abraham Lincoln said, “When you have got an elephant by the hind legs and he is trying to run away; it’s best to let him go.” As a leader knowing what to let go of is an important part of your leadership skill. While there are things that are worthy of your time and attention you also need to know when to cut your losses and move on. Sometimes we try too hard to hold on to those we should let go. When you understand that you can’t do it all, reach all, and be all, the better off you will be. Sometime it’s the people who leave you that do you the greatest favor. Learn to let go.

Visit Doug’s website at www.dougsmanagementmoment.blogspot.com

Follow at www.twitter.com/managemntmoment


About dougdickerson

I am Certified Leadership Trainer, author, columnist, and speaker. Husband to Alicia, father to Katelyn and Kara, and "Pop" to terrific grandson Tyson. I am an avid photographer, love the outdoors, and like to travel. I'm passionate about sharing my leadership insights and helping people reach their full potential.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

What's your opinion?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s