Leadership 101

simple insights for those in leadership

Quote of the Day :: 07.31.09

The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.

– J. Richard Clarke

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Quote of the Day :: 07.29.09

One of the true tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.

– Arnold Glasgow

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Quote of the Day :: 07.27.09

The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

– Plato

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Quote of the Day :: 07.24.09

Leaders don’t force people to follow—they invite them on a journey.

– Charles S. Lauer

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Quote of the Day :: 07.22.09

Good leaders develop through a never-ending process of self-study, education, training, and experience.

– manual on military leadership

July 22, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day :: 07.20.09

Be gentle and you can be bold; be frugal and you can be liberal; avoid putting yourself before others and you can become a leader among men.

– Lao Tzu

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Quote of the Day :: 07.17.09

Great leadership occurs when you understand your own motives, your “dark side,” what you want to misrepresent in order to look better than you really are.

– Nancy Ortberg

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Quote of the Day :: 07.15.09

Of all the difficult people you will lead, the hardest person to lead will be yourself.

– Nancy Ortberg

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Quote of the Day :: 07.13.09

We can no longer afford to expect thinking to be a function of those at the top and doing to be a function of those at the bottom.  None of us is as smart as all of us.  The Mission depends on everyone.

– Leonard Sweet

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Quote of the Day :: 07.10.09

It’s our job as leaders to cultivate the teams that we have created and are developing, and to provide conditions under which they will flourish, in many areas of their lives, not just leadership.

– Nancy Ortberg

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