Until we can get off the phone, out of our offices, and out to the places where real life is happening we will continue to fall short.
If someone who worked for you today was asked to explain the thing that most impressed them about your leadership would they have a story to tell?
Taking the path of less resistance and sticking with the status quo is a tempting option when faced with making a tough choice and standing against all odds just to maintain your integrity. Especially when there’s no guarantee you’ll make the right choice.
“That’s not my problem,” Sgt. Green shrugged. “I didn’t lose it. I’m going inside and watching SpongeBob. Screw you guys!” Those of you who served “SCREW YOU GUYS, I’M WATCHING SPONGEBOB…”
Master Sergeant Brent walked into my shop on a tear. He was flustered, foul-mouthed and had no time for my BS. Not that I had “IT’S A GIANT SLINGSHOT, SIR!”