You Don’t Need to be a CEO to Lead: 6 Insights on the True Meaning of Leadership – Ryan Ayers

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Who do you think of when you think of a leader? Does your manager come to mind? How about the CEO of your company? To most people, the idea of a leader is a person in a position of authority—but having an authoritative role doesn’t always mean someone is a great leader. First, let’s get one thing out of the …

E.B. White’s Beautiful Letter to a Man Who Had Lost Faith in Humanity – Brain Pickings

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From Maria Popova‘s excellent Brain Pickings blog What sailors teach us about hope and the resilience of the human spirit. In 1973, more than two decades after a young woman wrote to Albert Einstein with a similar concern, one man sent a distressed letter to E.B. White, lamenting that he had lost faith in humanity. The beloved author, who was …