Seven Questions To Leaders
Publisher: Findaway Voices
Date: July 2018
Duration: 0 hours 48 minutes
1-What Cause do you serve with Level 5 Ambition?
The essence of leadership is service - service to people/causeAmbition channeled outwards to a cause/something bigger/more important than we areLevel 4 leaders inspire people to follow them but Level 5 leaders inspire people to follow a cause.Infuse your enterprise with some greater purpose - commitment to service is not a sector choice but a life choice.To serve is to live.2-Will you settle for being a good leader or will you grow to become a great leader?
Leadership is not personality, position, power.Leadership is the art of getting people to want to do what must be done. - EisenhowerYou need to know what must be doneIts an art.Most great leaders GROW into their leadership - they don't start that way3-How can you reframe failure as Growth in pursuit of a BHAG?
"I am not failing, I'm growing..."What is the other side of the coin of success? Its not failure, its growth.Have you ever felt a profound sense of inadequacy? If so - how do you reframe that for growth?4-How can you help others succeed?
We succeed and are at our very best when we help others succeed.Three Key thingsService, Success, GrowthIf you could build a culture that has service/cause/purpose that you are willing to sacrifice for and has challenges in the forms of BHAGS that help you grown, and communal success - that is how you build meaning.5-Have you found your Hedgehog - your personal hedgehog?
Three circles: Passion, What You Are Made For, Economic EngineWhen you lead out of your hedgehog - you lead out of the wellspring that allows you to persist.6-Will you build your unit - your minibus - into a pocket of greatness?
7-How will you change the lives of others?