Joyfulness

Joyfulness

People who are not joyful appear unhappy and dissatisfied. They are likely discontented and may be in a state of sadness and gloom. Enemies of Joyfulness: Perfectionism: When we strive for perfection, we are not satisfied unless we achieve flawless results. However,...
Joyfulness

Joyfulness

Joyfulness: Expressing delight and optimism in words and actions Being cheerful and optimistic + choosing to be grateful and content = joyfulness When we are joyful, we have a positive outlook on life, which helps us handle roadblocks. Joyfulness requires: Ownership: ...
Flexibility

Flexibility

Flexibility: willingness to change or compromise as a situation requires***Willingness to adapt and change + seeing a need and responding proactively = flexibility*People who are flexible are cooperative and willing to compromise. They are resilient, make adjustments,...
Trustworthiness

Trustworthiness

People who are not trustworthy are unreliable and irresponsible.  They are not dependable because others doubt their honesty and credibility. Trustworthiness builds our credibility as leaders, allowing us to move our teams and organizations forward.  A leader who...
Trustworthiness

Trustworthiness

Trustworthiness: The capacity to be safely entrusted with valuable information and resources Being capable and dependable + making honest and responsible decisions = trustworthiness Trustworthy people are reliable, dependable, and truthful. They are credible because...
Empathy

Empathy

If we lack empathy, we are insensitive and indifferent toward others, and we lack understanding and warmth. As a leader, if you do not express empathy toward others, you appear as not compassionate and not wanting to understand others. This will cause trust to...
Empathy

Empathy

Empathy: Correctly and compassionately understanding the feelings of others Listening and understanding other people’s situations + experiencing the feelings of others = empathy If we are empathetic, our minds are perceptive, and our actions are gracious and...
Determination

Determination

People who lack determination give up easily. They fold under pressure and can be easily distracted. They lack discipline and are not persistent. Determination is one of the essential qualities of a satisfying and successful life. Everyone faces challenges and...
Determination

Determination

Determination: Working intently to accomplish goals regardless of opposition Persevering to achieve goals despite obstacles + focusing on the best long-term result = determination People with determination have willpower and resolve. They are intentional and...
Decisiveness

Decisiveness

People without decisiveness appear hesitant, uncertain, and timid.  They lack the confidence to make effective decisions in a timely manner. We have less confidence in leaders who overthink and hesitate over simple decisions.  When someone cannot choose, we...
Decisiveness

Decisiveness

Decisiveness: Finalizing difficult decisions without hesitation Confidence to make decisions + willingness to take risks = decisiveness People with decisiveness are characterized by certainty, determination, and conclusiveness. They can decide quickly and effectively,...