Happy Friday; hopefully the beginning of a lovely long weekend for you! Here are some links to articles about leadership that you might enjoy:
Harnessing the Power of Gratitude, from “TLNT, the Business of HR”
“We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.” ― John F. Kennedy
We all know the good feelings that come with being acknowledged for something that we did. The good feelings result in us wanting to do more to expand that feeling and we continue to look for ways to give our best effort. While we often have no problems thanking our family, friends and those around us, a study by the John Templeton Foundation showed that many Americans find work to be the last place where they either give or receive thanks. To read more….
9 Essential Principles to Create, Lead, and Sustain, by Faisal Hoque, in FastCompany Magazine
With the cascade of new technologies and social changes, we are constantly challenged to spark creativity, drive innovation, and ensure sustainability. What are the remedies? How do we work with ourselves and others? The newest problems of the world find solutions in the oldest timeless practices like mindfulness, authenticity, and devotion–because everything connects. Connectivity is a sense of journey, to the sense of purpose–it is an individual, lonely pursuit and a collective, companionable one at the same time. Our individual, interpersonal, and organizational working lives all interconnect. By examining these connections, we learn new ways to create, innovate, adapt, and lead. To read more…
Leadership IQ: 6 Words That Ruin Interview Questions
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