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The Secret to Successful Leadership: Confident Humility

“Fake it till you make it” is horrible advice

I was sitting in a cabin alone, but I was freaking out.

I was on my first “solo retreat” — a chance to rest and recharge with a weekend of reading, writing, meditating, praying, and walking in the woods. The weekend was meant for relaxation, but my mind was speeding…



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Bobby Powers

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