You cannot hide behind a profession or instrument; you have to be human. Focus your energy on becoming the best human you can be. ~Wayne Shorter & Herbie Hancock
It’s liberating to choose life over fear. Now it’s time to be who I’ve always said I wanted to be…
When I talk about leading through art, one exemplar comes immediately to mind: Herbie Hancock. Many of a certain age are at least familiar with the jazz great, but may not realize the complex ways in which he weaves faith, daily life and art.
Leading an organization or leading a moment are important undertakings. Making the best choices in a given leadership role, no matter how fleeting, can be pivotal.