The non-profit institution neither supplies goods or services nor controls. Its “product” is neither a pair of shoes nor an effective regulation. Its product is a changed human being. The non-profit institutions are human change agents. Their product is a cured patient, a child that learns, a young man or woman grown into a self
Resolution is almost omnipotent. In the practical pursuit of your aim, never lose sight of resolution. Indulge no doubts, for they are traitors. .:Fred D. Van Amburgh, “The Thought Arouser” © 1929, p.183:.
As is often true, this lift-out from some of this week’s reading is easy to agree with — but challenging to do! Courage is required and must be a constant. It’s tiny pieces of fear all glued together. Live a courageous life that someone else would want to take notes on. http://catalystleader.com/
Being a capable leader doesn’t mean being big. Or being expensive. It’s being excellent. #CatalystLeader
Ants are interesting and even necessary to our eco-system, but I never invite them to my picnics. Just like I didn’t invite that passive verb “are” to my very first sentence. We’ll leave it there, though, so you can decide how you’d replace it once you finish this. You remember passive verbs from grammar, right?
“The key to successful leadership is influence, not authority.” – Kenneth H. Blanchard
The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant. —Max DePree
Leadership is lifting a person’s vision to high sights, the raising of a person’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations. —Peter Drucker
I see strong, solid volunteer giving fairly often – Here are my latest thoughts on the matter: http://wp.me/p1kLC-NL