“Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.” – C.S. Lewis
The Latest Recommendation from Lee’s Bookshelf – “What Got You Here, Won’t Get you There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful” by Marshal Goldsmith. Marshall shows in this book the subtle nuances that make all the difference. These are small “transactional flaws” performed by one person against another (as simple as not saying thank […]
How many of these 7 core behaviors in the Honor Code do you use everyday? Let’s all encourage each other live with character, courage, and commitment – feel free to share this graphic! Download a free version of the Honor Code suitable for framing and posting in your office or team area. Visit the Honor […]
Need a quick team-building tool with your volunteers or staff? Leading with Honor Reminder Cards list the 14 leadership lessons learned in his original book. Choose 1 or 2 lessons, and discuss with them! Available in our Online Store.
On this day in leadership history in 1859, the 1st supposed sighting of Vulcan, a planet thought to orbit inside Mercury; it doesn’t exist. What’s the leadership lesson? Research and testing is needed in day-to-day work, but correct quickly if mistakes are made. Planet Vulcan – Wikipedia
“A bias for results means being accountable to oneself and holding others accountable.” – Bill Wiersma
Want some proven leadership consulting on connecting with others? The first critical step is to know yourself and know your people! Lee explains this tactic in the clip from Chapter 6 of his book, Engage with Honor: Building a Culture of Courageous Accountability. Special bulk purchase options available for team development.
A Frequently Asked Question from Lee Ellis and Leading with Honor – “My boss is hesitant to hold people accountable and we have folks on the team that don’t carry their weight. What can I do?” Answer – “Your manager probably lacks courage to deal with the issues. How can you encourage him or her? […]
Any Scrabble or “Words with Friends” fans out there? On this day in leadership history in 1955, “Scrabble” debuts on board game market. What’s the leadership lesson? Leaders should do something in addition to work to keep their mind sharp. Try a board game! Scrabble – Wikipedia
So grateful for the endorsements that keep coming in for Lee’s latest award-winning book, Engage with Honor – here are a few more – thanks for the opportunity to share: “Lee’s philosophy of respect for the individual and integrity (two of Swagelok’s core values) are on display for the reader. His experiences should serve as […]