Leadership Minute: At Ease

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Try to be like the turtle- at ease in your own shell. – Bill Copeland

If not careful leaders can find the demands and expectations of leading to be a daunting challenge.  The constant barrage of requests for time, critical decisions that must be made, and bouncing from one meeting to the next – it can all be a bit overwhelming. But when you learn to be comfortable in your own skin that’s where the much needed separation takes place. As you embrace the confidence you have in your abilities and when you set the pace for those around you it can generate the calming effect that others around you need. Are you comfortable in your own skin?

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About dougdickerson

I am an internationally recognized leadership speaker, columnist, and author. My books include: "Leaders Without Borders: 9 Essentials for Everyday Leaders", "Great Leaders Wanted", "Leadership by the Numbers", and "It Only Takes a Minute: Daily Inspiration for Leaders on the Move". I live outside beautiful Charleston, South Carolina.
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2 Responses to Leadership Minute: At Ease

  1. Excellent read. Right on point. Thank you. I enjoyed your posts. I love the quote in this one.

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