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 ten 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

The Purposeful Leader… why you lead determines how well you lead

What is your purpose?  The words in your purpose statement must be yours.  They must capture “why” you lead.  Why you lead determines how well you lead.  A clear purpose statement energizes you to get up each morning to lead others. The Purposeful Leader Checkup When was the last time you did a physical checkup?  A financial checkup?  A car checkup?  How about a leadership checkup?  Most of us accept the wisdom of regular checkups. As an executive coach, I recommend a yearly “leadership checkup” for my clients.  When was the last time you took your “leadership” in for a checkup?  When was the last time you took a close look at the way you are leading others? A “checkup” is important because your purpose affects the authenticity and trust upon which great leadership is built today. Push the “Pause Button” Pause.  Take time to reflect on your past 12 months.  It will only take five minutes, or less, to reflect on your past year.  By reflecting on your past year, it lets you “push the pause button” to assess the power of your purpose as a leader.  What do you need to do more of?  What do you need

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Featured Events

Good Leadership Breakfast Series

Richard will be the featured speaker on February 10, 2017.  Come learn how the Power of Purpose illuminates the Seven F’s of Good Leadership. Click HERE for more information and to register.

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Well-Being Summit 2017

Join Richard Leider on February 15th at the Workplace Well-Being Annual Summit! Richard will be giving the keynote address on “Working on Purpose.  Living on Purpose.  Leading on Purpose.” Click HERE for more information on…

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Blog Posts

The Purposeful Leader… why you lead determines how well you lead

What is your purpose?  The words in your purpose statement must be yours.  They must capture “why” you lead.  Why you lead determines how well you lead.  A clear purpose…

Edward Loure – 2016 Goldman Prize Recipient

Dorobo Fund Board members Richard Leider and Alan Webber, along with Sally, Andy, and Cari Leider attended the packed San Francisco Opera house award ceremony. Richard relates: “Our grassroots, community-based…

Where Should I Unpack?

Unpack.  Repack.  Repeat. What will make you happy in the next phase of your life?  “Unpacking” means asking the right questions, rather than offering the wrong answers.  As simple, yet…