Of all the qualities required of a great leader, perhaps the most important is the willingness to persevere through the most difficult circumstances, says Anthony Guerra, who shares some history lessons.
There’s nothing wrong with having a Type A, “go-getter” personality – in fact, it can be quite beneficial. The problem is when we undervalue those with a more laid-back view, says Kate Gamble.
Whether you’re in the business of providing care or serving meals, there’s no rule against branching out from your area of specialty – as long as it’s done slowly, thoughtfully and deliberately, says Anthony Guerra.
No one likes being ‘had,’ whether it’s an unpaid debt or services not provided, but sometimes the wiser move is to swallow your pride and walk away, says Anthony Guerra.
The simple fact is, no matter how much planning you do, or how well you’re able to anticipate and avoid hurdles, sometimes you can’t get rid of the chaos. What you can do, says Kate Gamble, is react appropriately.