Finnish ancestors Tag

We often learn leadership development lessons in the most surprising ways – and in the most peculiar places! While cleaning some old files, I came across this photo of my great-grandparents. It took grit, determination, and mental toughness to live in North Dakota in the early 1900s, didn't it? Then, I start to think about my own childhood journey.

Some economic experts claim we live in the Era of Exponential Progress. Likewise, most leaders report that their leadership strategy challenges are growing exponentially also.

Most leaders I talk with want to turn their fear and trepidation into a future-focused motion. They want their vision to be a hope-filled future. Yet, something seems to stand in the way. I believe that this Era of Exponential Growth calls for a special brand of courage – Sisu Courage–! But, what is SISU??