On this day in leadership history in 1910, J.D. Rockefeller Jr. announced his withdrawal from business to administer his father’s fortune for an “uplift in humanity”. He also appealed to the U.S. Congress for the creation of the Rockefeller Foundation.
What’s the leadership lesson? Honorable leaders can grow their businesses and be generous at the same time. Let’s set the example give as much as we can!
The Rockefeller Foundation – Link