Limitless Leadership: Turn belief into true conviction

‘Here is a test to find out whether your mission in life is complete.
If you’re alive, it isn’t.  ― Lauren Bacall

What do Walt Disney, Van Gogh  and JK Rowling have in common?
A newspaper editor fired Walt Disney because, ‘He lacked imagination and had no good ideas’.  After numerous bankruptcies he went on to build the first ever Disneyland, even after the first park in Anaheim was rejected. Van Gogh only ever sold one painting in his lifetime, and that was to a sister of one his friends for a measly $50 in today’s currency. He still went on to paint over 800 masterpieces. JK Rowling authored a book about a young boy wizard that was rejected by 12 publishers before a small London house picked it up.

Limitless Leadership: What do you stand for?

Identifying your values can be a great indicator to understand your boundaries.
Simply put, values are things that are important to us. We all have values that determine our everyday decisions from where we bank, to what car we drive, to whom we allow into our inner circle. Values are the underlying linchpin to every decision we make both personally and professionally. We usually aren’t consciously aware of these despite the fact they drive our decisions and our life choices. Values change and by being aware of what they are we can gain a better understanding of why we feel how we feel when our values are challenged and when they are met. […]