Believe Your Dream Is Worth It

Believe Your Dream Is Worth It

BELIEVE YOUR DREAM IS WORTH IT LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   He was two weeks into this major project and on this particular morning, it seemed as if everything was ruined. Things were buried. Literally. He had chosen the Tunisian desert to film this movie. It hadn’t...
God’s Purpose for You is Greater Than Your Flaws

God’s Purpose for You is Greater Than Your Flaws

GOD’S PURPOSE FOR YOU IS GREATER THAN YOUR FLAWS LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   Ulysses S. Grant was an alcoholic. Lincoln suffered from severe depression. FDR feared he couldn’t do the job of President. Churchill worried that he didn’t have the right war plans....
A Leader’s Humility

A Leader’s Humility

A LEADER’S HUMILITY LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   It was 1959. Jim Henson and his puppets were not only doing skits on the national Today show, they were also being hired to do commercials. He wasn’t even 25 and making $100,000 annually, which is roughly...
Secret To Endurance As A Leader: Doing Hard Things

Secret To Endurance As A Leader: Doing Hard Things

SECRET TO ENDURANCE AS A LEADER: DOING HARD THINGS LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   He had hands like leather and a sharp quick wit. He couldn’t read or write. His dad died before he was a year old and his mom passed before he was five. Living with his grandparents, he...
True Failure Happens Only When You Give Up

True Failure Happens Only When You Give Up

TRUE FAILURE HAPPENS ONLY WHEN YOU GIVE UP LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   Before the days of Kermit, Miss Piggy and Gonzo the great…there was Wilkins and Wontkins. Henson and team would take W&W on the Today Show and the very popular Jimmy Dean Show. Henson...
Moving Beyond Criticism as a Leader

Moving Beyond Criticism as a Leader

MOVING BEYOND CRITICISM AS A LEADER LEADERSHIP ENDURANCE   People HATED him. That’s not an understatement. He was a threat to their way of life. The hate mail came in by the bag loads. It wasn’t the mail that worried his friends, but the threats. He was on a...