At the end of the policy manual is where leadership begins. Sometimes being a leader is not about making the right choice – it’s about making the best, worst one. This is leadership at its messiest. Sometimes, there’s a giant, virtually extinct gorilla dragging around a young child. And somebody has to make a decision quickly…Read More
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I teach you, but I’m not your teacher.
I push you to new heights, but I’m not your coach.
I know your trials because
I’ve walked this path long ago.
I will help you surpass me.
I am your Sensei.
(Scott Alexander)Read More
Are you busy? Of course you are. You know “what” you need to be doing and by “when” it needs to be done. Do you know your “why”? Great Leaders look instinctual but they really just appear that way because they are intentional. They use their “why” to guide every decision, every interaction.Read More
"We need not risk our national honor to prevail"
With those words, John McCain moved from "politician" to "leader".Read More