Building Character Through Adversity

Leadership Balance – External vs Internal

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

Character Building leadership character requires understanding both the external, professional environment, and your strongly held internal, moral values. According to UCLA surveys, in 1966 80% of college freshmen stated that they were strongly motivated to develop a meaningful philosophy of life. Today, less than half of them say that. In 1966 42% of college freshmen stated that they thought becoming …

Strengthening a Weakness

Your Weakness Can Become A Strength

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

I’ve often pointed out the corollary to that headline as: “A strength, overused, will become a weakness.” I think both of these sayings are worth keeping in mind as we continue the hard work of developing ourselves and others. There are many historic examples of people struggling to overcome weaknesses and turning them into strengths. The person who stutters, for …