Inspirational Leadership

How One Little Word Sets Inspirational Leaders Apart from the Rest

“Whether they’re individuals or organizations, we follow those who lead, not because we have to, but because we want to.” -Simon Sinek Inspirational leaders often share a common attribute. They know the seed of success can grow from one small but powerful word: Why? People inspired by their leaders will follow not because they’re being told to […]

When it comes to inspirational leadership, one trait really SHINES.

Openness…recognition…trust…humility…accountability. Most successful leaders embody these and other key traits. But there is one trait that shines above the rest. Can you guess it? Centeredness. How centered are you as a leader? The Harvard Business Review shared results of a study by Bain and Company on the characteristics of inspirational leaders. They surveyed 2,000 people […]

Practice compassionate leadership

Listen Loudly, Speak Softly: How Being Compassionate Can Make You a More Effective Leader

“Strength and compassion are not mutually exclusive.” – Robert Kiyosaki In many parts of the world, we’re all too familiar with phrases like “The nice guy always finishes last” or “Give someone an inch and they’ll take a mile.” Many in the business world continue to associate compassionate leadership behavior with being too “touchy feely” […]