“Living with Greater Joy, Freedom, and Impact.”
It earns the highest praise in the boardroom and highest reward in the business community, but at what cost? If in the pursuit of innovation everything becomes expendable, what do you hold onto?
From an article in Reader’s Digest, titled, My Uncle’s Secret.
“’What is culture,’ I blurted as he got out of the car. George laughed, and we walked through the yard under the apple trees.
“In the house he sat down in his old easy chair with an exaggerated sigh. ‘This is culture.’ He said, chuckling. ‘No, I mean it.’ He said. ‘We could sit on a rock or a log, but there are thousands of years in this chair.’ I looked at the chair, puzzled. (more…)
“I, wisdom, dwell together with prudence; I possess knowledge and discretion. By me kings reign and rulers make laws that are just” – Proverbs 8:12, 15
My favorite definition of “leadership” is John Maxwell’s. In “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership” Maxwell writes, “The true meaning of leadership is influence – nothing more, nothing less.” (more…)