The following is a short book preview of What It Takes (and living a purpose driven life) contributed by the Ohio State University Leadership Center.
What It Takes: Seven Secrets of Success from the World’s Greatest Professional Firms
Charles D. Ellis, San Francisco: Wiley (2013)
“In an old story, a pilgrim came to the construction site for what would become Chartres Cathedral and asked the stone cutters what they were doing. One tersely said, ‘Squaring this stone.’ Another proudly said, ‘Squaring this stone to build a strong wall for a major building.’ And the third, with joy in his heart, said with a wide smile, ‘Building a great cathedral to honor the glory of God!’ With which stone cutter would you want to work (p.5)?”
What It Takes is available from the OSU Leadership Center.
Learn how the Ohio State University Leadership Center is inspiring others to take a leadership role that empowers the world at the OSU Leadership Center website.