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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 –

7 Honor Codes for Leading Your Team or Organization – Free Download

If you need a set of foundation values for your personal leadership or entire organization, download a complimentary of the Honor Code from Lee Ellis. These 7 principles were created as a response to those individuals and leaders seeking to live with character, courage, and competence in daily life. Please download and share!

Gathering of Eagles Honors Notable Leaders – Lee Ellis Speaks

This week, Lee receives another special honor in being selected as an “Eagle” in the Gathering of Eagles program at Maxwell Air Force Base. Over the last 30 years, notable Eagles such as “Chuck” Yeager, Neil Armstrong, George H.W. Bush, Jefferson Alexander, Elizabeth Strohfus and others have shared their stories as part of the GoE […]

Which Personality Type Do You Want for a President?

Which personality type makes the best president? Strong, charismatic, and bold? Or maybe subdued, steady, and a deep thinker? Can we have both in the person? Lee shares his research and expertise on two historical examples of presidents that had very different personalities – please read and share your thoughts.

On This Day in Leadership History, May 31, 2015

On this day in leadership history in 1884, Dr. John Harvey Kellogg patented “flaked cereal.” Inspiring and exploiting your personal creativity can make many, many people happy if you’re willing to share it! Think out of the box (no pun intended) and find solutions that benefit entire populations of people in your sphere of influence. […]

Giving Reminder During the Summer for Leaders

During the summer months, please remember vital non-profit organizations that are preparing for the Fall season. Lee Ellis and Leading with Honor support several organizations that provide help, wisdom, and practical service to active military and veterans around the world. Learn more about them, and please share the non-profit organizations that you support!

Need a Leadership Boost During the Summer Months?

Need a quick leadership coaching boost during the summer months? Take 5 minutes and watch Lee’s monthly Leading with Honor video coaching. It’s exclusively available by signing up for the Leading with Honor email – Sign Up Here

Struggling to Get a Positive Perspective? See Inside and Be Encouraged

Struggling to get a positive perspective in a situation? Need an attitude adjustment? Here’s an excerpt from Lee’s book, Leading with Honor, on staying positive – “POWs are not alone in facing hardships. All leaders face difficulties and challenges every day. None of us can control what the next day will bring, but there is […]

An Inspiring Example of Honorable Leadership – See If You Agree

One of the most important attributes of leadership is honoring and inspiring others. In this fantastic example, President Ronald Reagan displays, in such an inspiring way, how to humbly honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice during Memorial Day. Please share your comments –

Two Institutions Choosing to Lead with Honor – See Inside

We’re so grateful for special institutions like the ones below that give Lee an opportunity to share his expertise – “Wow! Col. Ellis’ presentation to our Veterans Entrepreneurship Program was truly inspirational. He provided some valuable lessons for leadership and life.” – Sheb True, Ph.D., Professor and Director of GAVE (Georgia Advancing Veterans Education), Coles […]

On This Day in Leadership History, May 17, 2015

On this day in leadership history in 1998, New York Yankees pitcher David Wells became the 13th player in modern major league baseball history to throw a perfect game. Did he do it solely on natural ability? Not a chance. His natural abilities combined with his learned experiences, his ability to manage his emotions, as […]

‘Leading with Honor’ Graduates Special – See Inside

Graduation Season is here! From now through May 31st, save 30% off Lee’s award-winning book, Leading with Honor. The 14 life and leadership principles in this book have guided Lee from his Vietnam POW experience through his 40+ year career. Please consider passing on this wisdom to the next generation – enter savings code “SPRING15” […]