Some leaders assume that their role and authority means that there is no responsibility. But, the truth is quite the opposite. Leaders have a responsibility to serve others. Leaders must be accountable to themselves and others too. If we pause to reflect about leaders who are the most effective, we might consider those who serve. […]
If anyone would have said, “Ask Yolanda, she’s a “natural-born” leader.”Well, never mind. That would never happen. I always did my best to maintain a low profile by ducking out of the way when a search for leadership was underway. From kindergarten to adulthood, I tried my best to hide.
Today is #worldkindnessday2019, a day recognized as National Random Acts of Kindness Day! It is a wonderful opportunity to show, share, and engage with others in a kind way. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The best #leaders, those who #flourishandlead, find creative ways to engage with teams and connect with those they serve. They find ways to add something genuine when […]
Newsflash! Leadership is a term tossed around and used widely without people understanding that it goes beyond a title or position of authority. Authentic leadership is simply about mindful service to others. This is a fundamental concept for leaders who know the importance of service. But, you might be surprised if you look around at those who […]
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a catalyst for change. This year, Dr. King would have been 90 years old. His legacy was pivotal and dynamic at a time in history to bring about greater commitment to democracy. It is not about how we look back at his accomplishments. On the contrary, it is […]