Leadership Inspirations – Vision, Focus, and Determination

“If you can say, ‘I have Vision, Focus, Determination, Patience, Courage, Confidence, and Faithfulness,’ you are on your way to success… Now walk it out and have at it!”

Howard T. Dickens Jr.

Leadership Inspirations – Commitment

“There’s a difference between interest and commitment. When you are interested in doing something, you do it only when it is convenient. When you are committed to something, you accept no excuses.”

Ken Blanchard

Management expert and author of The One Minute Manager

Leadership Inspirations – Fortune Favors the Prepared

“You better live your best and act your best and think your best today, for today is the sure preparation for tomorrow and all the other tomorrows that follow.”

Harriet Martineau
English writer and philosopher

“Every great man was once a nobody prepared for opportunity.”

Dorothy Tode

Everyone wants to win but only a few are willing to put in the preparation and training time needed to achieve greatness. The pinnacle event we often observe as marking an individual or team’s success represents only a small fraction of the blood, sweat, and tears required to reach that summit.

Do you want to win? The truth lies with the answer to another question… Are you doing everything necessary today to make yourself mentally and physically capable of winning tomorrow?

Are you prepared to achieve greatness?

Leadership Inspirations – Solving Problems

StrategyDriven Leadership InspirationsAlbert Einstein is arguably one of the greatest problem solvers of all time. Whether examining a physical phenomenon or business challenge his thoughts on problem solving are timelessly applicable. Below are some of these philosophies:

“We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.”

“It takes a higher order of thinking to fix a problem than that which created it.”


“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius — and a lot of courage — to move in the opposite direction.”

Albert Einstein

Awarded the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics, named Time’s Man of the Century in 1999, and best known for his conception of the theories of special and general relativity

Leadership Inspirations – Experience, Experiment, Expectations

StrategyDriven Leadership Inspirations“The past is an experience! The present is an experiment! The future is expectations! Use your experience in your experiment to achieve your expectations!”