Content tagged: enriching lives
If you want to be a great leader, you need to pay attention to what other leaders are saying. Last year, as I do each year, I attended the Willow Creek Association Global Leadership Summit and, in addition to numerous learnings, came away with several instructive and encouraging quotes.
Here are a dozen great quotes from the 2012 Global Leadership Summit:
“Your energy and the ability to energize others is
15 years ago, one woman started enriching the lives of orphans in a rural community severely impacted by the HIV/AIDS epidemic by starting a preschool in an open field. Today, an exciting project is underway to help make a difference for the entire community.
Watch this short video of Bonani Hadebe, National Director – ACOP Zimbabwe, describing the need, vision, progress and plans.
While in Africa earlier … Continue Reading
Dr. Henry Cloud
I don’t like some endings. As such, this was an important book for me to read. I heard Dr. Henry Cloud speak at the Willow Creek Association Global Leadership Summit in 2011 and had previously read two of his books.
In Necessary Endings, he points out that if you are not willing to address the necessary endings in your life and leadership, then you have … Continue Reading
What do you do when two orphan boys grab your hands and drag you through their classroom? You enjoy every moment!
Day 17: Monday, 2012 05 07
Up early, we drove 4.5 hours from Johannesburg to Bulembu, Swaziland. Highways in South Africa are good and the scenery reminded me of British Columbia in places. As we approached Swaziland, … Continue Reading