Posts made in August, 2012

What inspires leaders? True north

Note: The following short essay was originally posted in a Linkedin discussion: What inspires leaders?  I was asked the following question.  Some minor edits have been to this version. Enjoy! Ted August 6, 2012 True north by Ted Burnett Hi Ted, So, what is your true North? The short answer, but a radioactive one is “God”. I’m speaking in the spiritual sense, not in the religious. Everyone has their own concept of God, our Creator, a Higher Power… or worse one has been given a concept of God in religious terms. The founding document of the United States isn’t the Constitution, but instead it’s the Declaration of Independence. I think most politicians, pundits and even scholars have forgotten that this document gave us...

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