“11 Simple Concepts to Become a Better Leader”

That was the title of a great article I recently read on LinkedIn. After reading it, I rather think it should have been titled 11 Steps to Become a Better Person.

You can read the whole post, or sit back and let yourself be transformed by these awesome quotes:

“When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.”
– Ernest Hemingway

“Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world today.”
– Robert McAfee Brown

“I had no idea that being your authentic self could make me as rich as I’ve become. If I had, I’d have done it a lot earlier.”
– Oprah Winfrey

“As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth.”
– John Whittier

“Individuals play the game, but teams beat the odds.”
– SEAL Team Saying

“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”
– Charles Swindoll

“When you’re finished changing, you’re finished.”
– Ben Franklin

“The only way to do great work is to love the work you do.”
– Steve Jobs

“A true leader always keeps an element of surprise up his sleeve, which others cannot grasp but which keeps his public excited and breathless.”
– Charles de Gaulle

“Less isn’t more; just enough is more.”
– Milton Glaser

“I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.”
– Gilbert Chesterton

Electronics 101

Ok… I have a brand new Arduino Mega2560, a 128×64 graphic display, jumpers, headers, resistors, buzzers, LEDs, a bunch of other really cool components and how-to-books. Now I just need to figure out what I’m going to build first.