Join Mike Figliuolo for an in-depth discussion in this video Finding your internal motivation, part of Developing Your Leadership Philosophy.
In terms of leading yourself, as leaders…we're going to go through difficult times.…And when we were more junior we had other…people to pick us up when we fell down.…As a kid it was a parent or a coach who would…dust us off and say, "get back out there."…We've had bosses who have been helpful when we faced crises.…But now, the higher you get in terms of leadership,…and the more people you're leading, the fewer…people there are to pick you up and dust you off.…
And your team is watching you to see how…you behave when you face adversity.…Having a leadership maxim to help motivate yourself and…lead yourself through that difficult situation and…get to the other side can be a very powerful tool to have.…So I'd like to ask, when you fall down,…how do you pick yourself back up?…For me my leadership maxim is,…"But man is not made for defeat.…"A man can be destroyed, but not defeated."…And as I mentioned, maxims can…come from a variety of sources.…
That quote is actually by Ernest Hemmingway.…It was in The Old Man and the Sea.…
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- Developing authenticity
- Discovering your personal inspiration
- Defining your goals
- Holding yourself accountable
- Setting team standards
- Making decisions
- Motivating, inspiring, and developing people
- Achieving a work-life balance
- Sharing your leadership philosophy<br><br>
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