Category Archives: Leadership

Who is Mike Lindell?

By | February 23, 2020

[February 23, 2020]  Pierre DeSault1 once said that the important thing is to “be able to give up all that we are for what we can become.”  Former drug and alcohol addict Mike Lindell kick-started his life on the path to giving up his destructive behavior to establish and grow his company MyPillow.  Mike Lindell is a modern-day… Read More »

Great Leaders Dramatize Ideas

By | February 10, 2020

[February 10, 2020]  The idea that senior leaders aggressively promote their people, organizations, and missions is not new thinking.  These leaders also dramatize ideas that are at the core of what they do. Years ago, in 1964, Italian journalist Luigi Barzini, Jr. wrote the popular book The Italians.1  In his book, he delved deeply into the Italian national… Read More »

Things That Don’t Matter

By | February 9, 2020

[February 9, 2020]  One of the desirable attributes I find among combat veterans is they are skillful at judging what is essential, in contrast to those things in life that don’t matter.  Perhaps the reason is they have seen truly horrific destruction and death and can understand that there are small things in life that are mere distractions… Read More »