Updated: Jul 25
"Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart." - Rumi
Being named after a superhero might be the reason why I have never considered the sky to be my limit. Growing up as a home schooled student in Eugene, Oregon has given me plenty of exciting experiences, wonderful friends, and supportive family. What motivates me to wake up every day? Keep reading!
"When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else." - Toni Morrison
During an intense week-long session of the LeaderShape Institute, I was challenged to articulate my vision for the world.
"A world where all people engage in healthy dialogue with each other, inspiring them to pursue their own educational interests, discover foundational truths, and share diverse experiences."
This vision, though grandiose, gives me guidance for everything I do, and helps me more genuine and intentional. Before doing anything, I ask myself, "will this action help further my vision?"
As a business leader, my vision statement compels me to make sure that my communication is understandable, my excitement is contagious, and my interactions are empowering.
This vision is more than words; it is a creed.