On This Day in Leadership History, December 22nd

On this day in leadership history in 1864 during the American Civil War, Union Gen. William T. Sherman sent a message to U.S. President Lincoln from Georgia. The message read, “I beg to present you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah.”

What’s the leadership lesson? When honorable leaders strive to get results, they also balance nurturing healthy relationships. You have to do both.

Sherman’s March to the Sea – Wikipedia




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