When you look back on your life, can you identify instances in which your perspective significantly shifted? It is my guess that these instances were inflection points that altered your trajectory, and they could be for either the positive or the negative. For now, let’s focus on the positive shifts. Can you quantify the value […]
For most people, vulnerability is the antithesis of leadership. Many people see and expect leaders to be like sports cars: Look good Perform at high levels at all times Get where they are going fast Generally travel (progress) in a linear fashion Thus, no surprise, leaders feel the pressure to be like sports cars. But, […]
Learn what Brené Brown has to say about: 1. What prevents leaders from being more effective, 2. How it is critical for leaders to become more self-aware in order to become more effective, and 3. What is required of leaders to actually move the needle on their effectiveness.
Thus, if organizations want to more effectively develop their leaders, they need to focus on the three foundational elements of self-leadership: self-awareness, mindfulness, and emotional intelligence.
When I read this story, I was immediately changed. I was changed because I became awake to something that, until then, had been hidden in my subconscious.