Leadership Minute: The Joy of Generosity


Albert Schweitzer said, “Do something for somebody every day for which you do not get paid.” When was the last time you did something for someone with no expectation of what you would receive in return? It is perhaps one of the great joys of leadership. Today’s leadership challenge is to sow seeds of generosity by performing random acts of kindness. It can be a kind word to stranger in the hallway or a hand-written thank you note to a colleague for a job well done. The old adage is true – people don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.



If you enjoy the “Leadership Minute” you will especially enjoy reading Doug’s book, Leaders Without Borders & Great Leaders Wanted! Visit Doug’s website to order your copies today.

Front Cover_Leaders Without Borders1        great-leaders-wanted-front-covera


Website: 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 )

Twitter picture

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

Facebook photo

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

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s