This year I was given the obligation of attending lectures or workshops with topics that pertained to leadership. I say obligation for two reasons: 1. Because it’s a requirement for the protocol of my Leader Advancement Scholarship and 2. Because who wants to go sit through a lecture for fun, they’re always so boring! However,… Continue reading Ssshhhh… Time to Listen!
Seth Godin is a bestselling author and great blogger. His posts and pages on http://sethgodin.typepad.com/ are both incredibly smooth to read and thought provoking pieces of writing. Upon perusing his blog I came across a certain blog post from this past December that really struck a chord in me. I have read the occasional quote on Pinterest… Continue reading Compare, Don’t Compete.
So many times the headlines we read scream the praises or problems of the socially famous and unfortunately, more often than not, we let those headlines dictate who we view as our leaders. Worse yet, while our eyes are trained to watch the “Justin Biebers” and “Miley Cyrus’s” of the world we are missing the… Continue reading Leadership Lives: Quietly but Currently
This semester the 2013 Leader Advancement Scholar class had the privilege of being joined in class one day by CMU’s President Ross himself for an inspiring talk about leadership, campus, and pursuing your goals! The president was very personable and began his speech by getting to know each of us a little better. He went… Continue reading President Ross Reflection