Much of the research done about successful leaders focuses on their ability to take risks (or opportunities, as they truly are!). It turns out, their set point for risk taking is often no different from yours or mine. The best leaders (and dreamers) have just learned how to frame the opportunity.
Effective leaders look at the upside of the “risk” – the people they will meet or the growth it will open up for the company or the lives they can improve or the chance to do something never done before. They don’t ignore the possible bad outcomes, but they don’t focus on them…
To read the rest, join me over at God-sized Dreams today where I’m writing about what God really wants for His dreamers..
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