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I often open my leadership conferences by explaining the Law of the Lid because it helps people to understand the value of leadership. If you can get a handle on this law, you will see the incredible impact of leadership on every aspect of life. So here it is: Leadership ability is the lid that determines a person’s level of effectiveness. The lower an individual’s ability to lead, the lower the lid on his potential. The higher the leadership, the greater the effectiveness.

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Hi there! I’m a bike messenger by day, aspiring actor by night, and this is my website. I live in Los Angeles, have a great dog named Jack, and I like piña coladas. (And gettin’ caught in the rain.)

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The XYZ Doohickey Company was founded in 1971, and has been providing quality doohickeys to the public ever since. Located in Gotham City, XYZ employs over 2,000 people and does all kinds of awesome things for the Gotham community.

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References and Recommended Reading

Keith Ferrazzi and Tahl Raz. 2005. Never eat alone and other secrets to success: one relationship at a time. Currency Doubleday, New York. Retrieved from
John C. Maxwell. 1998. The 21 irrefutable laws of leadership: follow them and people will follow you. Thomas Nelson Publishers, Nashville, Tenn. Retrieved from
James Clear. 2018. Atomic habits: tiny changes, remarkable results: an easy & proven way to build good habits & break bad ones. Avery, an imprint of Penguin Random House, New York. Retrieved from
Nicholas Cardot

U.S. Army Psychological Operations Sergeant with a passion for fitness, reading, mindfulness, and leading from a place of inner bravery.

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