Without purpose you cannot lead. Purpose is the only force that can shift our leadership focus from one that’s self-serving to one that serves others. Purpose is the force that enables leaders to take a stand for what they believe, despite overwhelming resistance. Consider powerful role purpose has played in the lives of Nelson Mandela, Winston Churchill, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jnr. and many others. These leaders were powered by a purpose.
Purpose matters to leaders because of what it does for leaders. Let me explain.