Summary Are you looking for a short read that provides clear and practical examples of effective leadership for personal development? If so, you would benefit from studying Donald T. Phillips’ book, Lincoln on Leadership: Executive Strategies for Tough Times, an analysis of the executive leadership traits embodied by the 16th president of the United States.
Superintendent of Schools for Community ISD, Dr. Roosevelt Nivens, highlighted his personal story of triumph. During this episode, Dr. Nivens shared a truly inspiring story of overcoming as his father, friends, and teachers supporting him along his journey from a poor illiterate child, to an NFL football player, and ultimately to becoming a school superintendent. He also discussed how he developed self-confidence and how he is driven to foster the right confidence in those he serves and impacts every day.