Are You Willing to Pay the Price? All of the great leaders I surveyed experienced what I describe as the Crucible Principle. It states that: Individuals experience a prolonged, but undetermined period of adversity, disappointment, discouragement and failure early in their careers, which either refines them or breaks their spirits. How they respond to these circumstances will define their character, refine their critical thinking and establish their legitimacy as a leader. Individ … Read More

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