When we think of leaders, famous people aren't usually the first type of leaders that pop into your mind. A leader creates the vision of the future who motivates and inspires others to engage with the vision. When I was a child, everyday after I got home from school I always walked into my mom… Continue reading Current Leader Reflection
In our LDR 200L class, we recently watched a TED Talk by Simon Sinek called How Great Leaders Inspire Action. This video explained how a leader should inspire action to others and that it isn't what you are selling to people or having an exact plan, it is having the dream in order to accomplish… Continue reading Start with “Why?”
Leadership to me, has been quite difficult to define what it actually means. If you search what Leadership is on the internet, the definition that first pops up is "the action of leading a group of people or an organization." Leadership is defined and c. Everyone has leadership potential in them and can display it in… Continue reading Leadership starts with NO!
The Spark Leadership Conference is one of many Leadership opportunities Central Michigan University offers to any student on campus who usually has never participated in any leadership styled camp/conference looking to find the leader inside of them. The Spark Leadership Series is a one day, interactive conference that consists of speakers that talk about the different… Continue reading The Spark Leadership Series
Special Olympics is an organization that has been near and dear to my heart ever since 8th grade when I first volunteered with my middle school for the Spring Games near my hometown. The Leader Advancement Scholarship requires each member to be apart of a LEAD Team, which basically are committees that work with different… Continue reading Special Olympics LEAD Team
Each year, The Leader Advancement Scholar Cohorts take a weekend trip to Eagle Village in Hersey, MI for a weekend dedicated for all of us to get to know each other with our Mentors that will be a part of me throughout college. What is so great about the Leader Advancement Scholarship Program is that every… Continue reading Mentor/Mentee Retreat
LAS is required to take the class Introduction to Leadership Education or LDR 100. Around the end of the semester for our final project as a class, we were assigned to small groups consisting of 8-9 members and were given a book to read that pertains to Leadership, and then had to present in front… Continue reading Primal Leadership: Unleashing the Power of Emotional Intelligence