Tag: leadership

Spiritual Leadership in the 21st Century

I recently had the opportunity to speak at a church about How to Become a Spiritual Leader in the 21st Century, and why you should care… So here’s the “why” followed by 12 things I believe 21st century leaders should be doing… Why? In a nutshell, because the Kingdom of God is at stake. According …

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5 Leadership Hacks You Need To Know

I’m really a big believer in “Speed Learning”.  Learning from others who do something well.  Many times this occurs for me in the form of lists. So today I want you to speed learn off of me.  I’ve done the research and found this post worthwhile –  written by Cary Nieuwhof. Here are his “5 …

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5 Great Leadership Quotes

    “The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves.” — Ray Kroc “A leader is a person you will follow to a place you would not go by yourself.” — Joel Barker “A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” — …

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Commitment Escalation 2.0

I recently posted on Commitment Escalation  and cited a Harvard Business Revue article explaining the term. Today as I was researching Commitment Escalation I ran across a more simplistic article that I hope you will read at Leadernet.org., which includes elements of Commitment Escalation and ways to avoid it.

5 Simple Leadership Hacks

Title says it all. 1. Make someone else the hero 2. Do what you say you’re going to do when you say you’re going to do it 3. Focus on outcomes 4. Look people in the eye 5. Smile Found these over on careynieuwhof.com and you can get into more detail here.

Top 10 must read leadership books 2015

Inc.com  has posted their top 10 Leadership books to read in 2015.  Here are 2 from their list: Bold by Peter H. Diamandis and Steven Kotler Driven to Distraction at Work: How to Focus and Be More Productive by Ned Hallowell See the rest at Inc.com

Leaders are Readers….

A leader once told me that leaders are readers.  As I researched the subject, other great leaders seemed to read a lot – a whole lot. If you want to become a better leader then reading is essential. I read an article recently on lifehack.org that: 1.  Lists 7 good reasons to read more 2. …

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3 Great Leadership Quotes

          Here are 3 great leadership quotes from Business News Daily: 1. “A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be.” – Rosalynn Carter, former first lady 2.  “Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can …

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10 Qualities of a Great Leader

While everyone has their take on the qualities of a great leader, I recently found an article at Forbes Magazine’s website that laid out 10 qualities of a great leader.  Of course you could argue some points of this article.  You could add to the list.  You could take away. I think the list is …

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