My hope is that as you read over some of these you will feel compelled and inspired to implement them into your daily practices as well. To retain the loyalty of those who are present, be loyal to those who are absent. When we refuse to engage in gossip, mockery, or pettiness about others, we build trust among those around us because we demonstrate that we will show them the same respect when they are absent—and trust is a cornerstone for any successful team. The role of most leaders is to get the people to think more of the leader but the role of the exceptional leader is to get the people to think more of themselves. People often say that motivation doesn't last.
45 Inspirational Quotes That Will Change Your Professional Life
I once scoffed at the notion of inspiring quotes and aphorisms. Then, I grew up a bit and shed some of my cynicism. I came to appreciate how reflecting on true words of wisdom can help you to develop a happier, more success-oriented mindset.