Leadership 101

simple insights for those in leadership

Quote of the Day | 06.03.20

Cynicism is not always a conscious decision, but it’s a decision nonetheless. It’s the decision you make to stop hoping, trusting, and believing.

  • Carey Nieuwhof

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Quote of the Day | 05.06.20

There is always a cost for the decisions we make.

  • Simon Sinek

May 6, 2020 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 10.02.19

The only way to avoid criticism and always be popular as a leader is to make no decisions, do nothing different, never challenge the status quo—in other words, do nothing.

  • Ron Edmondson

October 2, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 09.27.19

Great leaders do not simply make decisions; they find solutions.

  • Ron Edmondson

September 27, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 08.30.19

Afraid of potential conflict or unpopularity, weak leaders make you believe there is a chance for your idea when they have already decided there is no chance.  Strong leaders, even though they know no is not what people want to hear, tell the truth up front.

  • Ron Edmondson

August 30, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 05.20.19

You have to do the hard work of confronting the real problem, even if it involves people—and, yes, leadership decisions are always more difficult whenever people are involved.

  • Ron Edmondson

May 20, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

 

January 30, 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 | 12.08.17

Allowing politics to influence your decisions is a costly mistake in leadership.

  • Dan Reiland

December 8, 2017 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quote of the Day | 02.06.17

Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do.

  • Steve Jobs

February 6, 2017 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment