“When there is an opportunity for people to mourn their losses, the horizon for rites that heal will be pure and bright, and healing will come pouring into the souls in a great moment of reunion.” – Malidoma Patrice Some, “Ritual: Power, He
“For me, becoming isn’t about arriving somewhere or achieving a certain aim. I see it instead as forward motion, a means of evolving, a way to reach continuously toward a better self. The journey doesn’t end.”
Visionary leaders need time and space to think differently, and that’s not always easy amid our day-to-day demands.
Do you want to start a project or a nonprofit? Do you believe in something greater than yourself? Do you have a fire within you to create change?
Have you ever wondered what an executive coach could do for you, as a social purpose leader?
Sometimes I wonder how an average, mischievous middle-class child rose up to become one hell of a global leader with experiences working for various international organizations and be successful academically too.
I call people who do amazing things big or small #Firestarters. A #Firestarter is someone who sees an opportunity for change in their community and digs down deep to make it happen. They are leaders who turn moments into movements.
In this Leadership Journey, Njeri Muturi, Curriculum Developer at Points of Light, shares her pathway into the "for purpose" sector and how she learned to approach leadership with a team.
Successful leaders may not feel they can be radically transparent and vulnerable about the barriers or struggles they encountered along the way.