Today is the first snow of the season here in Chicago. And, the snow is coming down in huge buckets, not a light snow that you’d want to gently prepare you for the next eight months!
Just as we are transitioning into a new season, transitioning from manager to leader can hit you like a bucket of snow as well. Here are couple of inspirational quotes to consider / reconsider:
In the past, a leader was a boss. Today’s leaders must be partners with their people … they no longer can lead solely based on positional power.” Ken Blanchard, businessman, author
The real leader has no need to lead — he is content to point the way.” Henry Miller, American novelist