EIGHTMaking a Positive Difference with Appreciative Leadership


Leadership makes things happen. Appreciative Leadership makes good things happen, and it does so in positive, life-affirming ways. It is a source of human well-being and a foundation for thriving organizations and communities. By employing the five strategies of Appreciative Leadership and the many practices presented in the prior chapters, you will make a positive difference—directly, in the lives of those you touch, and indirectly, for seven generations to come.1 Your impact may be personal or systemic, social or financial, local or global. Ultimately they are all interrelated.

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