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The Post-it Challenge: Finding Your True Purpose

Richard Leider was featured on the Linkage Leadership Insights Blog in February 2016.  In the Fall of 2015, Richard helped over 650 Global Institute for Leadership Development participants tackle big...

Why Is It So Hard To Find My Life’s Purpose?

“This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one… the being a force of nature instead of a feverish,...

Traveling With a Purpose

“Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all people cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try to understand each other...

The Core of Life Reimagined (Part IX)

The Ultimate Why “Why?”  This simple question, which we utter many times a day, is loaded with assumptions of what philosophers call “teleology.”  Teleology is the study of design and...

Why Write a Life Purpose Statement

Having a life purpose is fundamental to living a conscious life of your own creation. •    Do you often yearn to use your “gifts” to contribute more to life? •  ...

The Purpose Checkup

What is your purpose? We all have a unique gift and were put on this earth to share it. What is yours? The first step toward unlocking your purpose is...

Select Reading from Richard’s Library

Read any good books lately?  (I get this question all the time!)  If you’re like me, I would hope you go through life as a perpetual student (only without the...

Unlock the Power of Purpose: A Guide to Writing Your Purpose Statement

A sense of life purpose promotes physical, mental, and spiritual health. Purpose is fundamental. People who seek meaning beyond themselves are healthier, happier, and live longer. So, it’s vital to...

Communicating Your Story

What’s Your Story To create and to communicate your offer, you must share your story with your key “connectors.” You cannot inspire others unless and until you are inspired yourself....

Unlock the Power of Purpose

A sense of life purpose promotes physical, mental, and spiritual health. People who seek meaning beyond themselves are healthier, happier, and live longer. It’s vital to our well-being that we...

The Heart of Giving

The Heart of Giving: Servant-Leadership and Purposeful Philanthropy chances are high that you wear one-or-more of the following hats: Philanthropic donor, volunteer, non-profit leader, fundraising professional, and/or board trustee. Almost everyone...

The Three Stages of Purpose

Your purpose. Your reason for being. Your reason for getting up in the morning. You may not have pondered the first two items much, but most of us have occasionally...