Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way. - Booker T. Washington. Servant leadership is service with excellence, and excellence should be your minimum standard. Excellence is an attitude of doing your best for people and making it a habit of your best. Excellence creates a distinction between a good leader and … Continue reading Leadership: Let Excellence be Your Minimum Standard
I was nervous. I sat across the table after enjoying a nervous lunch of all-you-can-eat grilled liver and onions at a local steakhouse. I was building up the courage to ask our ministry's major benefactor to finance a laptop. Jim and his wife, Judy, had already given exceedingly to redesign our meeting space and add more equipment to our weekly presentations.
Congratulations, leader. You have signed up for a journey of a lifetime called leadership. The ride will consist of ups and downs, pressure and releases, anger and joy, and countless other emotions.
Accountability must be at the forefront to lead with clean hands. It is providing answers before being asked.