Whether on the ledge over the Colorado River about to jump or asked to lead a new project, ministry, or product line, the same question comes to our mind and gut – Do I have what it takes?
He knew for the organization to grow and evolve; he would need to be a different leader… But my friend came out a different person, he actually became like the consultant.
If you cannot lead yourself well, you should not be leading others.
Most people think ‘I must assert myself in a new role’. But the truth is humility will get you farther, quicker.
From his perspective, life was happening to him and he had no control over it. He wanted his circumstances to change without him having to change.
For me though, laughter means I’m all-in on what is going on in front of me.
My first ‘real’ job was as a dishwasher. The restaurant was called Dip’n Donuts. I loved that job. Master of my own domain, even if it was the dishwashing station.
I have the power to choose my attitude, my beliefs and make choices for my life. Those are mine to choose.