Strong leaders learn to separate facts from perception. While decisiveness can certainly be a critical skill, it can also drive us to action based on our perceptions and not on the facts. Curiosity and creativity are much better skills for effective leadership – and effective living – than mere decisiveness.
What’s Right or What’s Good?
Doing the right thing is not the same as doing the good thing. Here’s why.
Certainty can be dangerous! Here’s why “certain uncertainty” — or “not knowing, with confidence” — is the path to wise leadership.
Be Thankful When You Lose
No one likes to lose. But UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett teaches us how to give thanks for the unique gifts that even losing can bring us.
Former Ambassador Pru Bushnell says, “Secretive decision-making will not help heal a community or bring visible success.” Here’s why.
What Leaders Need Most
we select leaders and choose co-workers on the basis of their skill sets and policies. Good idea, right? Here’s why that’s not good enough.
Gratitude Sparks a Reunion
Adopting a principle from King David’s life bridges 50 years of silence. Long ago blessings can enrich your Year to Come!