The meeting with Joe had been extremely helpful. Blake was glad that, as best as he could tell, he was doing okay on the “expect the best” front. Would he be so fortunate regarding the other facets of leadership character? He would soon find out.
After his meeting with Joe, Blake was more attentive than ever at the office. He was on the lookout for an expect the best attitude. Where would it show up? In what form? Would he see it at all?
Interestingly enough, when he looked for it, he saw it. He saw it from senior leaders and some of his peers. He even saw it in some of the new interns. Blake knew this ability alone would not make a leader, but it was good to recognize this critical leadership character trait.
Because it ...