11. Shared Leadership

The next day the warehouse buzzed with excitement and anticipation. People talked in animated clusters over breakfast. Alex limped around on his crutches, listening to their conversations. He sensed people’s excitement—now he would ask for their commitment. All of this enthusiasm was about to go to work!

CEO Dan Meyers stepped up to the microphone. “Today we will set shared goals for the company. This means we all share in the leadership of the company. Speaking for myself, this will be the first time I have been part of an opportunity exactly like this. I know that you may have some reservations about what we will accomplish and what can truly change. I personally believe we have a great future together, one where everyone ...

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