Category: Leadership Concepts

humble leader paradox

The Humble Leader Paradox

How does a humble leader lead without becoming a door mat? I believe the Servant-Leader mindset is the best sustainable approach to leadership.  But if

Good to Great - Jim Collins

Book Notes: Good to Great

There is a good reason that Jim Collins’ book Good to Great is a #1 best seller with over 3 million copies sold.  It is jam-packed

How to be Humble

How to be Humble

Early in his life, Benjamin Franklin fell into conversation with a friend of his. As Franklin retells the story in his autobiography, “a Quaker Friend…kindly inform’d

Start With Why - Simon Sinek

Book Notes: Start With Why

How is it that that Toyota and Honda were able to expand into the luxury car market successfully, but Volkswagen was not?  Why is Apple

Lean In - Sheryl Sandberg

Book Notes: Lean In

One of the more recent and popular entries to the long list of good leadership books was Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to

The Ice Master - Jennifer Niven

Book Notes: The Ice Master

What happens when the leader abandons the people he’s supposed to be leading?  With The Ice Master: The Doomed 1913 Voyage of the Karluk, I

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