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Leadership In a Word: Reading

Read to refill the wells of inspiration. – Harold Ockenga A word about reading Reading is imperative for every good leader. It’s how you learn, it’s how you grow. In short, it makes you a more rounded and better leader. … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Scars

Turn your scars into stars – Robert H. Schuller A word about scars In The Odyssey, there is a scene that takes place near the end of the story. Odysseus returns home after many years of wandering. He is in … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Complacency

Complacency happens almost without notice. Check and renew your heart daily. – Jim George A word about complacency By definition, complacency is ‘showing smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or one’s achievements”. Not very flattering is it? Yet one of … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Legacy

The greatest legacy one can pass on to one’s children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one’s life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.  – Billy Graham A word about legacy The world … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Doubts

The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today. – Franklin D. Roosevelt Word study Verb To be uncertain about; consider questionable or unlikely; hesitate to believe To distrust Archaic. To fear; be apprehensive about … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Mentors

Seek out counsel and be a mentor to people, because they learn how to be mentors. – Cathy Engelbert Word study : a friend of Odysseus entrusted with the education of Odysseus’ son Telemachus 2a : a trusted counselor or … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Humility

Have the humility to learn from those around you. – John Maxwell Word Study Humility means “the state of being humble.” Both it and humble have their origin in the Latin word humilis, meaning “low.” Humble can be used to … Continue reading

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