Why Purpose?

Your Purpose. Your aim or goal. Your reason for being. Your reason for getting up in the morning. You may not have considered the first three items, but most of us have wondered about a reason to get up in the morning, at least occasionally. The power of purpose, is about that reason: to help you unlock the purpose of your life.

Biography

Richard Leider

Welcome to the Power of Purpose.

Richard Leider is widely recognized as one of America's preeminent executive-life coaches, for his work helping 100,000 leaders from over 100 organizations discover the power of their leadership purpose. Richard is the author of ten books including three bestsellers, and his books have sold over one million copies in 20 languages.

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Richard’s books for purposeful living

Richard is the author of nine books, including three best sellers, and his books have sold over one million copies. Repacking Your Bags and The Power of Purpose are considered classics in the personal growth field.

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Featured Article

Re-Think Your Legacy

Everyone has a reason for living. Finding it is the key to a happier and longer life. Some people have found their purpose early, while others are still looking, though they carry it within them. Having a clear sense of purpose – the place where gifts, passions, and values intersect – means that each day is infused with meaning. It’s the reason we get up in the morning. It’s also the reason we, ultimately, leave a legacy. One thing is certain – all that we do pass on is all that we are. We may envision ourselves as sending one message or another, but, in the end, the only message we can send is through the life that we lead, the way that we show up. Leaving a Footprint in Time “What am I living for?” “What matters?” “What footprint will I leave as my legacy?” We pose such questions at any stage of life, but in the second half of life they matter more. Wherever we walk through life, we are leaving a footprint (that others may follow) in time. It’s natural, therefore, to re-think the legacy we are passing on. Living Your Legacy The concept of creating an

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Featured Events

Global Institute for Leadership Development (GILD) 2018

Great leadership is Purposeful Leadership™:  Transform your organization’s leadership capabilities by coming together at GILD. Richard will co-chair the GILD event in Palm Desert, CA from September 30 – October 5, 2018. Click HERE for…

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Sage-ing International 2018 Global Conference

Elder Voices Transforming the World: Our Stories in Action! Join Richard Leider and other incredible keynote speakers at the 2018 conference.  All who aspire to be on a Sage-ing (conscious aging) journey are invited to come…

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Blog Posts

Re-Think Your Legacy

Everyone has a reason for living. Finding it is the key to a happier and longer life. Some people have found their purpose early, while others are still looking, though…

Leading a Purposeful Team

Every team has a purpose. More teams fail through lack of purpose than lack of effort. Do you have a purposeful team? Does your team have a clear purpose? Why…

Richard Leider featured in St. Croix Valley Magazine

Richard Leider was featured in the April 2018 publication of St. Croix Valley magazine. Click HERE to read / download the pdf. Visit the St. Croix Valley Magazine website here.