On This Day in Leadership History, February 17th


On this day in leadership history in 1924, swimmer Johnny Weissmuller set a world record in the 100-yard freestyle. He did it with a time of 57-2/5 seconds in Miami, FL.

What’s the leadership lesson? How do you think that Johnny was able to achieve this goal? What fears and doubts did he have to mentally overcome? How much steady, persistent training did he have to do to get there? If you’re an honorable leader who wants to be a world-changer, then stick with it, continue the course, and believe.

Johnny Weissmuller – Wikipedia





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