Category Archive: Author

How to Turn Passive Followers Into Active Leaders

You aren’t worthy of leadership if fear of giving control controls you. Successful leaders move away from “permission mode.” Permission: Don’t you hate it when someone asks permission to do something? Real leaders give… Continue reading

How to Persevere Without Destroying Yourself

I’ve been the victim of bad grit. You have too. We’ve put our heads down, closed our minds, and plowed forward. In the process we hurt ourselves and others. Bad grit is one… Continue reading

One Word Away From Transformation

Leave a comment on today’s post to become eligible for one of fifty copies (50) of, “One Word that will change your life.” *** Focus, clarity, courage, and momentum are as simple as One Word. My… Continue reading

Simple Question – Profound Shift

Don’t feel bad if you haven’t mastered the shift from serving self to serving others. It’s a journey. I don’t know about you, but self-serving attitudes come naturally to me. Servant-leadership is aspiration… Continue reading

John Maxwell on the Three Phases His Journey Pt. 3

Isolation limits potential, restricts capacity, and lowers impact. Influence expands exponentially through partnerships. Isolation is the enemy. The first phase of a leader’s journey is having followers. The second is developing leaders. The… Continue reading

John Maxwell on the Three Phases of His Journey Pt. 2

The first phase of leadership is gathering followers; the second is developing leaders. If you just have followers you can add but you can’t multiply. John Maxwell Having followers isn’t a bad thing,… Continue reading