Every year, the two days I spend attending the Willow Creek Association’s Global Leadership Summit with my fellow staff members is the highlight of my year. The Summit is two amazing days filled with refreshment, recharging, learning and inspiration from top-notch leaders from the realms of business, church, activism, media and government.
I hear so many brilliant and inspiring thoughts each year, I try to tweet them all. But, because I can’t keep up, last year I wrote a blog on the 21 most unforgettable quotes from the Summit. This year is no different. Here are 21 unforgettable quotes from the 2017 Leadership Summit.
“Your organization’s culture will only be as healthy as the top leader wants it to be.” – Bill Hybels
“Leadership development is both the individual and organization’s responsibility.” – Sheryl Sandberg
“Listen to outsiders. Outsiders aren’t bound by our assumptions.” – Andy Stanley
“Talent x effort = skill. Skill x effort = human achievement. Talent counts, but effort counts twice.” – Angela Duckworth
“Leadership begins with a dream. Fear silences dreams.” – Gary Haugen
“Sometimes, where you are used to being is not where you belong.” – Sam Adeyemi Continue reading