- January 23, 2013
- Posted by: STEP Consulting
- Category: Uncategorized
By Terence Traut, Entelechy, Inc.
“That is what leadership is all about: staking your ground ahead of where opinion is and convincing people, not simply following the popular opinion of the moment.” ~ Doris Kearns Goodwin, Author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
Many leaders have inspired, but none perhaps as much as Abraham Lincoln, the US’s 16th president. Stories of persistence – Lincoln was defeated seven times before he was elected president – stories of integrity – Lincoln walking miles to return a library book that was due – and stories of leadership make Lincoln a likely role model for business leaders.