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gloria-feldt's picture
May.19.2011
  I can think of no better example of visionary leadership than Margaret Sanger.  Her entire life is a shining example of the power of visionary thinking, which is the reason her legacy lives on today. The following is a discussion of 9 leadership lessons I have learned from studying the life...
laurie-kolp's picture
May.19.2011
I have always admired leaders, but never really wanted to be one. I’m a follower. Leaders are always in the spotlight, I’m shy. Sometimes they have to make decisions that others don’t like, I’m a people-pleaser. Innovators have to persevere to the end, I’m a procrastinator. They must be confident...
patricia-lee's picture
May.19.2011
The night Barack Obama was elected president, I watched as thousands of people gathered on streets and plazas with tears streaming down their faces, wide smiles, hugging one another.  A single thought formed in my mind.  Perhaps it is not too late for us.  That thought bloomed.  Perhaps with the...
mary-wilkinson's picture
May.19.2011
Upsy downy bog road and I have taken the wrong turn and end up where the pot-holes and bends cause a slight unease and an urgent honking of the horn at the rise of a small hill, an obscure point of vision, a situation that causes me to chance the next quarter of a mile with all the strength that  I...
jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
May.19.2011
    She never wanted to be a leader. If she had her way, she would've been with herchildren, or reading a book. Yet she promised her husband she would go with him toDallas. She packed her pink suit.It was only going to be a couple of days. According to several biographies, when she flew...
eileen-fleming's picture
May.19.2011
 "We hold these truths to be self-evident: That all [people] are created equal; that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights...that, to secure these rights, governments are instituted among [people] deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed; and...
len-boswell's picture
May.19.2011
Would you accept leadership advice from a famous corporate executive or a top military leader? I think you would probably say yes. But would you say yes if the executive or military leader was a squirrel? A squirrel? You’ve got to be kidding! No, but I can understand your skepticism. You have seen...
lillian-lambert's picture
May.18.2011
We have all heard the adage leaders are born, not made. In the case of leadership, it does help a bit to be born with particular character or personality traits. But just like it helps to be born with money, you don't have to be born with money in order to become wealthy. So it is with leadership....
valorie-wells's picture
May.18.2011
Back on the shady side of thirty, I decided it was time to stop being my husband's personal cheerleader and find my own essential Self. And I was fortunate enough to land a job as a receptionist to a chiropractor-cum-entrepreneur-cum-business mogul. Rolla J. Pennell, B.S., D.C. had created a model...
linda-yoshida's picture
May.18.2011
SeaTac News - Highline Times - The Des Moines News Highline Community College in Des Moines has selected Linda Yoshida - nonprofit leader, award-winning author and entrepreneur - its 2011 Distinguished Alumni Award winner for her dedication to philanthropic work. She will be honored 3...