Leadership 101

simple insights for those in leadership

Quote of the Day | 01.30.19

The only way change happens—significant, long-lasting, macro-level change—is through a series of small decisions, steps, or micro-shifts, that are put into action and completed one at a time.

  • Daniel Im and Thom S. Rainer

 

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Quote of the Day | 01.28.19

The myth of the silver bullet is alive and well because we all want the quick fix.

  • Daniel Im & Thom S. Rainer

January 28, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 01.25.19

Discipline is hard—harder than trustworthiness and skill and perhaps even than selflessness. We are by nature flawed and inconstant creatures. We can’t even keep from snacking between meals. We are not built for discipline. We are built for novelty and excitement, not for careful attention to detail. Discipline is something we have to work at.

  • Atul Gawande

January 25, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 01.23.19

Make the best decision that you can with the information that’s available to you at the time, and, above all, do the right thing.

  • Atul Gawande

January 23, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 01.21.19

Every day there is more and more to manage and get right and learn. The volume and complexity of what we know has exceeded our individual ability to deliver its benefits correctly, safely, or reliably. Knowledge has both saved us and burdened us.

  • Atul Gawande

 

January 21, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 01.18.19

Have a bias toward action—let’s see something happen now. You can break that big plan into small steps and take the first step right away.

  • Gandhi

January 18, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 01.16.19

Responsibility and ownership go hand in hand. We naturally feel a sense of ownership over what we are responsible for.

  • Nelson Searcy

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Quote of the Day | 01.14.19

We are what they grow beyond. That is the burden of all masters.

– Yoda

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Quote of the Day | 01.11.19

The greatest teacher failure is.

– Yoda

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Quote of the Day | 01.09.19

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

  • G. M. Trevelyan

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