I have spent two days listening to recycled drivel on leadership. Some of the biggest names in the corporate consulting world presented nothing more than rehashed ideas, catch phrases, and anecdotes on what makes leaders great.
One of the issues that caused much consternation and possibly the ultimate downfall of the Israelite nation was their insistence on being like the other nations (I Sam. 8). Despite Gods declaration that the Jews would stand apart from all other nations, it was the incessant cry of the people to be like everyone else. Read More
Ponce de Leon was given authority to take land, gold, and glory for Spain, but the elusive item that gave de Leon his passion was the Fountain of Youth. Ponce de Leon hedged his bet on something that did not even exist! I find it interesting what mankind will do to pursue that which does not exist.