A Leader’s Legacy

A Leader’s Legacy

For the last several years I’ve made it a practice to observe the Martin Luther King Day holiday by re-reading his famous “Letter from a Birmingham Jail”.  King penned the letter while in solitary confinement, writing first in the margins of a newspaper that had been...
Is this the End of Heroes?

Is this the End of Heroes?

Amid the recent #metoo social media campaign to raise awareness of sexual violence, and the flood of allegations against powerful and famous men that has followed, a social media post caught my eye. Its author lamented, “If we keep digging into everyone’s pasts, will...
The Limits of Perspective

The Limits of Perspective

Here at InnerWill, our work with individuals and organizations helps them to identify, define, and live their most deeply held values. We have seen how personal experiences throughout our life molds and shapes our beliefs and our behaviors. Perhaps the leader who...
Inspired By:  A Leader-Full Movement

Inspired By: A Leader-Full Movement

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader. – John Quincy Adams The word inspiration can be defined as: a divine influence or action on a person believed to qualify him or her to receive and communicate...
Where Can I Get the Most Impact from Improving

Where Can I Get the Most Impact from Improving

Most of us can easily name three, five, or maybe even ten things that we need to improve on personally, in our teams, or in our organizations. And, just in case you’re at a loss, there are countless assessments available to help you identify improvement opportunities....