Leadership. What's it made of?
Suppose your task was to get a crowd of Americans at a sporting event to really sing the Star Spangled Banner. How would you do it?
Think about it. Got your answer? Now watch these two videos - your day will be better for the few minutes, and you might have a new thought about leadership. I'll give a few thoughts below the videos, but feel free to add yours in the comments.
Sometimes leaders are out front singing, and success doesn't always come from perfection. It can come from letting our imperfections show. Sometimes leaders are on the sidelines, ready to step in and stand by us when we falter. And sometimes, we are all - the whole crowd of us in the endeavor - leaders. That's when magic happens.
Who are you going to pick up today?