Great Reminders for Courageous Leaders from Randy Conley

More times than I care to admit I have gotten a little full of myself, as my mother would have described it, only to have a humbling reality check follow. Thank goodness for the servant leaders who have gone before us, raising the standard, showing us how it’s done. Thank you for this fabulous reminder, Randy!

Leading with Trust

Memorandum

To: Leaders Everywhere

From: A Fellow Sojourner

Subject: Check Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself

Dear fellow leaders,

It has come to my attention that we are our own worst enemies. The lack of our effectiveness and success is primarily due to our own stupidity and failure to get out of our own way. We tend to get wrapped up in our own little worlds and forget that our primary goal is to influence others to higher levels of performance. We forget that the energy we bring to our team through our physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual presence is what sets the tone for their morale, productivity, and well-being.

It’s time to check ourselves before we wreck ourselves. Here are three key checkups I suggest you perform:

Check your attitude — If you come to work acting like Mr./Ms. Grumpypants, how do you expect your team members to…

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About Beth Gifford

Change agent, business executive, Pastor's wife, and mom having a great life!
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