High-potential leaders are ambitious, talented, and hard working. They move so fast that the slower parts of themselves—their dreams and their longings—just can’t keep up.
To stay true to yourself, take time to recharge. Read The Ugly Duckling Goes to Work: Wisdom for the Workplace from the Classic Tales of Hans Christian Andersen, and “discover the quiet power of this book.” (USA Today)
Instead of studying Plato, learn from an ugly duckling and a nightingale. Swap Shakespeare for a swaggering dung beetle and a vain emperor. Read any chapter in any sequence. Connect to your purpose and passion.