Carey Nieuwhof is one prolific blogger! In fact, he’s really in my top few favorites and I read every single post he writes.
In this recent post, Carey nailed it, and he nailed me on one of my biggest leadership struggles – fear! He says,
Fear is the thief of hope. It kills leadership. It murders courage.
Way too many leaders I know live in fear.
The difference between effective leaders and ineffective leaders is simple: all leaders feel fear. The effective ones push past it.So what’s the antidote to fear?
While there are a few, believe it or not, I think one of the antidotes to fear is the fear the right thing.
If you’re going to be afraid, I suggest you fear this:
Be afraid of never accomplishing your mission.
Yep. Effective leaders find their boldness and push past fear.
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