On This Day in Leadership History, June 28, 2015

On this day in leadership history in 1911, Samuel J. Battle became the first African-American policeman in New York City. Racial milestones like Sam Battle lay the foundation for future leaders of all races to achieve their vision and goals. What may seem impossible for you today can very likely become possible tomorrow. Leaders—stay strong […]

Fantastic Article – “Discipline Breeds Success in Business and Leadership”

Outcomes are not about luck. As Jim Collins says: “Greatness is a matter of choice, not circumstance.” In the language of emotional intelligence, the concept of discipline involves exercising self-regulation in order to improve. It means consistently acting in alignment with your values, long-term goals and self-imposed performance standards, despite expedience or taking the easy […]

Special Offer – Courageous Leader Development Package

Summer is the perfect time for personal leadership development. In just a few minutes everyday, you can learn more about your leadership strengths and struggles plus the leadership lessons that will guide your long-term success. Learn more about the ‘Courageous Leadership Package’ below, and please share with others!

Lee Shares Intimate Details about Guarding Your Character – See Inside

In this Leading with Honor excerpt, Lee shares some very intimate points about the leadership principle of “Guarding Your Character” – please read and share – “What causes one person to abandon his commitments even before he’s seriously tested, and another to keep his commitments nearly to the point of death? I’m quite certain both […]

On This Day in Leadership History, June 21, 2015

On this day in leadership history in 2004, SpaceShipOne, designed by Burt Rutan and piloted by Mike Melvill, reached 328,491 feet above Earth in a 90 minute flight. The height is about 400 feet above the distance scientists consider to be the boundary of space. Leaders—just when you think that a particular area of achievement […]

Leading with Honor Presented to Naval Academy, Coastal Brigade in Finland

Leading with Honor supporter, Terry Howlett, recently presented copies of Leading with Honor to the Naval Academy, National Defense University, and the Coastal Brigade in Finland when he spoke there. Below is a photo with special members of the USNA as well as Naval Academy Commandant, Captain Pasi Pajunen. Special thanks to Terry for sharing […]

On This Day in Leadership History, June 14, 2015

On this day in leadership history in 1951, “Univac I” was unveiled. It was a computer designed for the U.S. Census Bureau and billed as the world’s first commercial computer. What challenging steps did it take to achieve launch day on a project like this one? It was likely that the developers did not fully […]

Does This Leadership Model Look Right to You?

What do you believe should be the foundation for enduring, successful leadership? Competency or Character/Integrity? Do you agree with Lee’s Leadership Engagement Model above? Please share your thoughts and comments – Related Link – Leading with Honor  

Leadership Lessons Told – New Montgomery Advertiser Interview

In this new article and interview in the Montgomery Advertiser, Lee talks more intimately about lessons learned during his POW experience and the honor of sharing his expertise at the “Gathering of Eagles” program at Maxwell Air Force Base. Please read, watch, and share your comments.

An Unusual Leadership Example from a 5 Year Old

In this short clip, during the night a mother comes downstairs to check on her two children. She never forgot what she saw at that moment. An unusual example of courageous leadership. Please watch and share your comments –