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

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 does your team exist? How does your team contribute to your organization’s purpose? Without purpose, your team will go nowhere… fast. Here’s how to uncover your team’s purpose to keep everyone engaged. Most teams are packed with people who have the potential to do great things. Yet, many leaders are not unlocking that potential, and that is one of the reasons we have an employee engagement challenge. To engage both hearts and minds, you have to have a compelling team purpose that resonates with people and makes them want to get out of bed every day to come to work. You have to have a compelling vision of success that inspires your team. Why? Your team purpose needs to answer the most fundamental question: “Why do we do what we do?” To answer this question, it is essential for teams to engage in regular conversations beyond what it is they have been tasked to do to get on the same page around why they are here to do what they

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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

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.

Goodness Pays Leadership Podcast

Good Leadership Enterprises launched their Goodness Pays Leadership Podcast series in March 2018.  Richard Leider is featured on one of the first five episodes on “The Power of Purpose.” Click…