PART 6: MAKING IT REAL
LIVING YOUR MAXIMS
At the beginning of this process, when I told you there was a way to clearly define yourself as a leader on a single page, it may have seemed like a difficult task. Perhaps even impossible. But you’ve done it. And it was simple, wasn’t it? Okay, perhaps “simple” is too strong a word. Let’s use “straightforward” instead. Articulating your leadership philosophy does not have to be complicated.
The hard parts of the leadership maxims process are the introspection about and the personalization of your philosophy. It can be difficult to remove the veil of “professionalism” and accept your own humanity. It is scary to put the real you out there for everyone to see. It is much easier to hide behind ...