Leadership Training to Excellence

By | April 29, 2018

[April 29, 2018]  U.S. Army Special Forces (SoF) are part of a highly efficient and effective military organization like many of their counterparts in the Navy SEALS, Air Force Special Ops, and Marine Recon.  What all of these high-performance organizations do is take their leadership training and education seriously. Their dedication to relentless training and preparation is legendary. … Read More »

Under Construction and Pesky Website Problems

By | April 29, 2018

[April 29, 2018]  Troubles always seem to hit at the most inopportune time.  For regular readers at theLeaderMaker.com you saw my site go off-line for about 3 days; the longest outage ever.  My apologies for any inconveniences experienced.  My site was under construction as I changed webhosts from iPage to inMotion. Being offline has happened before, twice to… Read More »

You Can Be Wrong, When You’re Right

By | April 25, 2018

[April 25, 2018]  This may seem counterintuitive, but it is possible – as a leader – you can be wrong, when you’re right.  This is true even when standing up for the highest of moral values.  Leaders must be aware of this and consciously take note of possible negative consequences. We need first to remember that “right” and… Read More »

Showing Moral Courage: Candace Owens

By | April 24, 2018

[April 24, 2018]  While many folks believe physical courage to be the pinnacle of great individual character, it is actually moral courage that separates the beasts from the civilized.  Candace Owens is bringing a message of empowerment to the black community.1 Recently, I was made aware of this young lady who deviated from the PC reservation to express… Read More »

It’s Important to Have a Good Attitude

By | April 23, 2018

[April 23, 2018]  There are very few folks who would think otherwise to the sage advice that it’s important to have a good attitude.  A problem arises, however, whenever we try to define “good attitude” and why it is so important for leaders to have it. “Commitment, belief and positive attitude are all important if you’re going to… Read More »