The 4 Most Powerful Leadership Words

4 words to transform how you lead

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Want an easy way to remember key principles exemplary leaders rely on in leading? Try this. It is the acronym L E A D.

Love Encourage Achieve Develop

The best leaders integrate love into all they do.




Servant leadership applications that anyone can use at work, at home, and in their community. The leaders of the future require a vision bigger than themselves and others helping to make dreams come true.

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Eric Peterson

Eric Peterson

Community Strategist, Program Manager, Creator, and Coach. I write about Servant Leadership, Team Building, and Community. Founder of ShepherindingHeart.com.

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