THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

27

Jun
ALT

The High, Hidden Cost of Wanting to Be Admired

People will go to insane levels to be admired.  They will move to suburbs they cannot afford, drive cars they can’t afford or buy clothes they can’t afford, just to be admired.  It’s not just the financial compromises we make, as leaders, what is the true price of admiration. A man or woman who gets into a sexual relationship in the workplace may give up their self-expression.  Because of their […]

27

Jun
ALT

Integrity: What is it like to be whole and complete as a person?

In the Being a Leader (BAL) course, a life of integrity provides that special personal power to slay our personal dragons and to have things happen that wouldn’t or couldn’t otherwise. Integrity gives us the power to live fearlessly. What is it like to be whole and complete as a person? When you honor your word to yourself and others, you are at peace with yourself, and therefore act from[…]

27

Jun
ALT

Integrity: Where are you when you and your word should be one?

In the Being a Leader (BAL) course, great emphasis is made on integrity, and especially the fact that you are nothing other than your word.  One of the definitions that people struggle with is that your word constitutes whatever is expected of you, even when you have not explicitly stated this as your word. For example, if you are working in a team, and you are the only one qualified[…]