‘Leadership’ isn’t short of scholarly or practical inquiry, and while our fascination with leaders remains high, views and expectations of them are changing. Today’s organizations, and the leaders that run them, are faced with increasing and unprecedented complexity.
I’ve always said that achieving professional leadership begins with personal leadership. But what is the value in becoming a leader for those with no aspiration of professional leadership? What’s the benefit of being a leader in our personal lives?
Lasting change is not a matter of ability – it’s a matter of motivation
Let’s talk about how to stay motivated to make the changes we need to take our lives to world-class! Whether its to quit smoking, get that dream body or promotion, start that business, or improve that relationship, we all have something we want to accomplish. What’s more, we are all capable of the sometimes transformational change needed to achieve that vision. So if the desire and capability is there, why is maintaining our motivation so challenging? Why is it hard to do the things we know will take our success to the next level?