All through the history of time we have been affected by charismatic leaders. They have impacted the world and they have impacted you—whether directly or indirectly. People are drawn to and want to follow charismatic leaders. Many believed for a long time that charisma was this mysterious charm that either you had or didn’t have. […] Read more
Leadership is mostly about inspiring others to be more than they believe they can be. If leaders aren’t doing this, they really aren’t leaders. And here is the thing… it’s not that hard. There is one thing you can start doing immediately that will powerfully inspire others. Think about the last time someone said something […] Read more
I think every leader struggles on occasion with the question; what good am I really doing? I believe you are doing better than you realize. It is natural from time to time in leadership, whether you are a manager, parent, teacher, coach or wherever you may serve, to wonder if you have done any good. You […] Read more
Several months ago after returning from a week long and grueling business trip I came home to the following sticky note placed carefully square smack in the center of my monitor. I left it there for several months. Why? Because it made me feel great! Am I the best? Well, maybe not, but in his eyes I was. His note really made me want to be.
There are huge benefits to being a positive leader. Here are five. 1. Positive leaders live longer. There is a lot of research that comes to the conclusion that positive people in general live happier and longer lives.