Usually Reading for Leading comes surprisingly easy to me. I write a list of ideas that seem alive and then one just seems to recommend itself. This time, a list of five came easily enough. But none were worthy. None had mystery. None had zing. It took me a while to realize:
Sometimes, “nothing” is a message, too. An invitation to do something simple and different.
So, I’ll start the week with the most basic thought I can think of in terms of leadership:
Q: Why should anyone follow YOU today? Or this week? Or ever?
A: Because it’s not about you. It’s about them, their problems, their opportunities and possibilities. It’s about them, as you
Lead with your best self!