“When I am who I always hoped I would be, I’m the most influence job I can possibly be. That’s the best me following my greatest purpose.”
Mike Henry, Sr. clicked the button to create the Lead Change Group. He’s now the VP of IT for a US based networking services company. His personal mission is to Elevate Purpose and Mobilize People. He’s passionate about helping people find their most elevated purpose and use that to propel them to create a better future.
He’s a co-author (along with 20 other Lead Change Instigators) of The Character-Based Leader: Instigating a Leadership Revolution… One Person at a Time. He’s a husband, father and grandfather, and developing Christ follower. One day he hopes to write more, speak more, golf more and eat less.
Mike Henry, Sr. founded the Lead Change Group in 2009 as a non-profit dedicated to instigating a leadership revolution. Mike’s passionate belief that “we bring energy, even life, to our world when we bring the best of who we are and give it away” fueled this movement.
He learned from his 3 years in the Lead Change Group is he basically created his personal mission statement: “To elevate purpose and mobilize people”
“When we elevate purpose, we find energy; and that’s energy make life’s fun. No sense of living a life that drains your energy and is no fun.”
Character-Based Leadership in Real Life
Character-based leadership is influence based on who you are and not your power or your position. When purpose comes in, that is, you’re who you are generates this energy to do those things that are meaningful to you, and your passion for doing that without someone else telling you, inspires other people. And it causes them to be influenced by you. Character-based leadership is very focus on being purposeful and being authentic.
“Pursuing my greatest purpose generates my greatest influence.”
In this episode you’ll learn:
- How to elevate purpose and mobilize people
- What is character-based leadership
- How can you pursue a greatest purpose that will generates your greatest influence.
Get connected with Mike Henry, Sr. at firstname.lastname@example.org, linkedin.com/in/mikehenrysr, and follow him at twitter @mikehenrysr
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