“Soften the glare” wins you friends
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“Soften the glare” wins you friends

Lao Tzu’s enduring soft power of influence If you want to lead the people, be part of the people.  Only then that the people can identify with you — and you can establish an enduring influence on them.  To be part of the people, you’d have to brunt your sharpness and untangle the knots, tone the glare and settle…

Tao of leadership

Who is the Leader? – Tao Te Ching Verse 17

Think about it:  Who are your leaders? Is that your boss, your teachers, your parents, or someone holding political offices? People in these positions carry the responsibilities of leadership.  They should be leading. They are, however, not necessarily the true leader.  They could be just leaders in title. As what Lao Tzu says, the best…

Tao of leadership | tao te ching | verse 17

Who is the Leader?

Who are the leaders in your life? Who do you follow? Is that your boss, your teachers, your parents, or someone holding political offices? These are the positions that carry the responsibilities of leadership, and the people who are holding the position should be leading.  However, the true leaders in your life may be someone…