Great Leaders realize that leadership is a continuous journey

Adopted from the following great quote of Simon Sinek on leadership.. “Leadership is an education. And the best leaders think of themselves as the students, not the teachers.”

How an infinite perspective can help organizations focus on a larger vision

Adopted from the following great quote of Simon Sinek on leadership.. “An infinite perspective frees us from fixating on what other companies are doing, which allows us to focus on a larger vision.” 

Great leaders think beyond short term gains

Adopted from the following great quote of Simon Sinek on leadership.. “Great leaders are the ones who think beyond “short term” versus “long term.” They are the ones who know that it is not about the next quarter or the next election; it is about the next generation.”

Exploding the myth around Work-Life-Balance

Adopted from the following great quote of Simon Sinek relates feeling safe to work life balance.. [Work-life balance] has nothing to do with the hours we work or the stress we suffer. It has to do with where we feel safe. If we feel safe at home, but we don’t feel safe at work, then weContinue reading “Exploding the myth around Work-Life-Balance”

Create a MISSION and not a PLAN for this reason

As Simon Sinek very aptly said about a plan.. “Always plan for the fact that no plan ever goes according to PLAN.” Seth Godin echoes the same sentiment and mentions that a MISSION works better than a plan which is sure to fail since it is so futuristic.. Adopted from the following great quote ofContinue reading “Create a MISSION and not a PLAN for this reason”

This is the leadership trick Mandela learnt from his dad

Practice being the last to speak is a skill Nelson Mandela learnt from dad when he accompanied him for tribal meetings.. Simon Sinek mentioned about this in a popular video The following quote endorses the same “There is a difference between listening and waiting for your turn to speak.”

There is this fine line between CONFIDENCE and ARROGANCE

Adopted from the following great quote of Simon Sinek “Confidence is believing in yourself. Arrogance is telling others you’re better than they are. Confidence inspires. Arrogance destroys.”

This is how Great Organizations carve out a NICHE

The following great quote of Simon Sinek explains why companies like Apple do not create products just for all segments of society.. “The goal is not to do business with everybody who needs what you have. The goal is to do business with people who believe what you believe.”