When you feel like the answer is obvious, but nobody wants to listen, you are not alone.
When everyone else seems focused on their personal pestige, rather than serving stakeholders, you are not alone.
When you want to scream at the narcacisists entitled with executive job descriptions, you are not alone.
When it seems overwhelming and you don’t know Where to turn, you are not alone.
When you’re tired of watching people proclaimed “the greatest asset”, only to have performance reviews be an after thought, you are not alone
When you fought for the strategic investment only to have it cannibalized into a small, short-term gain, you are not alone
When you waste hours working with outdated tools because the organization does not value people’s time, you are not alone
When the economy is blamed for layoffs, while the company reports record earnings, you are not alone
When exploitation of the team seems an art form to others, you are not alone
When self preservation trumps doing what is right, you are not alone
When dirty politics is standard, on-the-job training, but leadership courses are few and far between, you are not alone
When trust is absent but fear and intimidation are your neighbors, you are not alone
When executives seem blind to the negative culture and declining results, you are not alone.
When leadership fails to serve and you alone, seem opposed to the toxicity proliferating your organization, you are not alone.
You are not alone, servant leader. We stand with you. We see the trending failure today and we seek to right it. We seek to fix what is broken. We seek to mend the broken limbs of our corporate cultures and set right what the toxic leaders of today have all but destroyed.
You are not alone. If you need resources or want to connect with other servant leaders, here are some resources:
Posts on Modern Servant Leader:
- Servant Leader Manifesto
- Why Servant Leadership is the Future
- Fortune’s Best Companies to Work For with Servant Leadership
- Situational Leadership? Try Consistent Leadership
Resources on Modern Servant Leader:
- Servant Leader Assessment
- Resources for the Beginning Servant Leader
- Servant Leadership Companies List
- Servant Leadership Quotes
Other Servant Leadership Sites:
- LinkedIn Servant Leader Group
- Spears Center for Servant Leadership
- Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership