7 Inspirational Nuggets to Help You Win This Week – Tome 15

This week’s inspirational nuggets aim to help you: take daily steps on the road of self-improvement; protect yourself from the procrastination’s schemes; focus on your great work; share your knowledge with others; carefully choose the opportunities you pursue; maximize your abilities rather than envy that of others; generously give what you have to serve someone else. Have…

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3 Areas You Must Focus On to Grow as a Leader

Your team’s success depends on your ability to lead it. The more you grow as a leader, the better it is for your team (and for you). Therefore, you should continually strive to become a better leader. As you seek to grow as a leader, there are a few things you must keep in mind.…

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Leadership Starts With You

Before you can lead others—effectively—you must start by leading yourself. Self-leadership qualifies you to lead others. True leadership is born when a leader, driven by a passion, pursues his or her vision intently and in doing so, inspires others to join him or her in this great journey. However, to materialize his or her vision,…

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Paying the Price to Reach Your Ambitious Goals

My journey toward graduating from university wasn’t an easy one. I signed up for engineering school and embarked on a five years journey. There were many sleepless nights, trying to complete term papers and to prepare for exams. There were failures and setbacks. Along the way, I saw the carcasses of many students who couldn’t…

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2 Simple Ways to Test That Your Vision Is a True “Leadership” Vision

Leaders are vision carriers and pursuers. They have a picture of an ideal future, and that picture gives them direction and pushes them forward. When a vision takes hold of a leader, he or she isn’t the same. What they see with their mind’s eyes guides their feet and defines what they do with their…

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Leadership: The Power of Your Character

As a leader, you’re only as strong as your character, just like a building is only as secure as its foundation. If the foundation isn’t strong enough, the building won’t stand. It won’t matter that the building is high and composed of expensive material; it will fall if it has a weak foundation. Likewise, it…

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3 Simple Truths You Must Know About Serving Others

Life is about service. It’s about contributing and adding value to the lives of others. If you spend your life adding value in other people’s lives, you’ve found an essential key to life. You’re not here by accident; your life has meaning. Part of your reason for being is to serve others and make a…

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7 Inspirational Nuggets to Help You Win This Week – Tome 14

Whatever goals you set, you must take action to achieve it. To be effective, you must invest your time in the right activities. You must deal with your bad habits before they destroy you. To reach excellence, you need discipline. However, don’t let your search for excellence become an excuse for you not to complete…

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Why Your Productivity is Tied To Your Purpose

If you plant an apple tree, you expect that, when the tree grows, it will produce apples. If the tree grows but doesn’t produce any apples, you won’t care about how high and thick it is or the number of leaves it has. The productivity of an apple tree isn’t measured by the number of leaves…

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Without These Skills You Won’t Make it as an Organizational Leader – Part 5

Your team and your organization need you to become the best leader you can be. When you improve as a leader, not only you benefit (because you enhance your experience as a leader), but everyone that’s impacted by your leadership. You owe it to yourself and to the people you lead never to stop improving…

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