On This Day in Leadership History, July 12th

On this day in leadership history in 1862, the U.S. Congress authorized the Medal of Honor. There have been 3,525 Medals of Honor awarded to 3,506 individuals since the decoration’s creation, with over 40% awarded for actions during the American Civil War.

What’s the leadership lesson? Honorable leaders intentionally find ways to recognize, affirm and honor their team members.

Medal of Honor – Wikipedia



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