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Leadership In a Word: Rest

Rest and be thankful. – William Wordsworth A word about rest Rest -it’s a  sometimes elusive concept for many leaders. Intuitively, we know it to be important, but making the time for it is not easy. The demands on our … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Wisdom

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing. – Socrates A Word about wisdom In leadership, as in any other discipline, there’s an abundance of available knowledge. There are more voices speaking on the topic today as never … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Limitations

Life has no limitations, except the ones you make. – Les Brown A word about limitations One of the challenges in leadership is learning how to leverage your limitations. The more you grow as a leader, the more responsibilities you … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Redemption

[No] matter what a waste one has made of one’s life, it is ever possible to find some path to redemption, however partial. – Charles Frazier, Cold Mountain A word about redemption The life of a leader is a life … Continue reading

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Leadership In a Word: Encouragement

Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be. – Ralph Waldo Emerson A word about encouragement In a Gallup article entitled “Seven Things Great Employers Do (That Others Don’t)”,  the author’s … Continue reading

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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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