Showing Tag: "courage" (Show all posts)

How to be a Risk Taker Even When You're Scared

Posted by Lisa Berquist on Friday, August 31, 2012, In : Empowerment 
Don't you admire risk takers--especially when they win or give a thrilling performance?  There's something exciting about someone who takes a chance - the person who has courage to start a business in a down economy, a football team that goes for the two point conversion to win the game, or those that put it all on the line to get what they want.  These folks seem fearless.

How about you?  What was the last risk you took?  What risk did you not take?  Fear is one of the biggest culprit...
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7 Powerful Words To Lead By

Posted by Lisa Berquist on Sunday, January 8, 2012, In : Leadership 

Words can be very powerful.  They can encourage, inspire and motivate.  Or they can hurt, diminish and destroy.  Words are just words.  It is the action behind the words that matters most. 

This video by Simple Truths says it best.  These 7 simple words can be very powerful if as leaders we embrace them and actually LIVE by them.

COMMITMENT    HONESTY    ACCOUNTABILITY    RESPECT    COURAGE    ETHICS    INTEGRITY

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