Commentary

August 16, 2013

Chaplain thoughts

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“You can only govern men by serving them.”

~Victor Cousin, French philosopher

(1792-1867)

A mark of a great leader is that he puts the needs of those he leads ahead of his own. You will never be effective at any level, no matter your leadership title, if you disregard the needs of those you lead. Consider yourself not just the “leader over” but, a “member of” the team and the one who is fortunate enough to act as a representative of that team. As a leader, always act in the best interest of as many people as you can, serve them, listen to what they have to say and then take the lead.

Blessings from above …

 




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