Archive | LeBron James

10 Signs A Leader Is In Over Their Head

Unknown

All leaders will at some point or another be in over their heads.  We will all reach a point where our responsibilities outpace our competence, connections and charisma.  It is humbling to say the least. I was reminded of this when I read an excerpt from Brian Windhorst and Dave McMenamin’s excellent book Return Of […]

Continue Reading

28 Ways Great Leaders Handle Failure

Failure is a constant companion in a leader’s life.  Sometime’s a welcome companion.  Sometimes not.  For leaders though, it is not a question of if you will fail, but when.  As a result, leaders must learn from failure and utilize its lessons to propel them to future success. Few leaders have had as much success […]

Continue Reading

23 Quotes And Lessons On Being A Successful Leader

https://youtu.be/1jm1TDuXkt0 We are witnessing leadership greatness.  Whether it is a church, non-profit, business or athletics, rarely have we witnessed the level of leadership we are currently seeing from LeBron James.  Exhibit A is the ESPN interview shown above which took place shortly after the Cleveland Cavaliers Game 3 victory. When I listen to James, not […]

Continue Reading

7 Things Your Church Or Organization Must Know If You Lose A Great Leader

All churches and organizations have lost great leaders before.  Transitions are the only constant with team members.  All leadership positions are temporary and therefore, must be stewarded well. So what must you know when you lose a great leader?  For answers we can look to the Miami Heat when LeBron James returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers during […]

Continue Reading

9 Signs A Leader Needs To Improve

No leader is perfect.  We have all seasons when we do not hit on all cylinders.  Seasons when our communications lack clarity, when our people skills divide rather than unify, and when the decisions we make miss the mark.  Simply put, there are seasons in a leader’s life we must simply improve. LeBron James of […]

Continue Reading

21 Lessons Pastors Can Learn From LeBron James’ Letter About How Top Leaders Think

“In Northeast Ohio, nothing is given. Everything is earned. You work for what you have.  I’m ready to accept the challenge. I’m coming home.” – LeBron James On Friday, June 11th Sports Illustrated writer Lee Jenkins posted a letter from LeBron James announcing his return to the hometown Cleveland Cavaliers.  To say James is a […]

Continue Reading

13 Things Highly Successful Leaders REALLY Think But Often Don’t Tell Anyone

http://youtu.be/aWbGx53XydA Many leaders I know are very guarded.  This often shows social intelligence because leaders should not risk losing influence. fragmenting the team, or building walls between people.  Honesty delivered without love and grace divides people.  At worst though, guarded leaders are political and concerned with protecting their position. Therefore, it is rare to hear […]

Continue Reading

Designed by Rolla Creative