Gratitude is Essential

May 24, 2012

I am not very good at gratitude. I’m great at complaining and thinking about how things should be better. But gratitude is something I sometimes have to work hard to do.

I was on a walk today when I crashed into gratitude. Or maybe I crashed into God… again. Yeah, that’s probably it. I realized (again) that gratitude is not simply essential for life, but for leadership. It is way too easy to look at what’s not working, what’s not happening, what’s not around, and what’s not the way you want things to be. Read the rest of this entry »