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5 Ways to Open Your World Outside of Work


 

In Great Leaders Grow (Berrett-Koehler, 2012), authors Ken Blanchard and Mark Miller suggest that leaders who expand their views outside of work are more creative, personally fulfilled, and can contribute more to their job.


  • Travel can lead to life-changing experiences and broaden a leaderís perspective.
  • Volunteer work can improve a leaderís sense of self and be a fulfilling activity.
  • Reading can revive a leaderís creativity and can lead to more innovative ideas.
  • Exposure to the arts by going to museums, plays, and concerts is another way of improving a leaderís creativity and expanding their cultural experiences.
  • Adventure experiences like skydiving and mountain climbing will allow leaders to live a healthy life style and give them a revived sense of energy. 

 


 

Great Leaders Grow: Becoming a Leader for Life

By Ken Blanchard and Mark Miller

Berrett-Koehler Publishers

February 2012

Hardcover, $22.95; 144 pages

978-1-60994-303-5