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Breaking through to your highest potential – Self esteem

From Pastor Charles Neiman:

A leader is the person who takes the initiative among his peers when decisions are made. Two important ingredients to be a leader includes integrity and self-esteem. A healthy self-esteem enables you to trust others because you trust yourself

S – sincere and  honest, candid with everyone, truthful, and unaffected by praise or criticism

E  – eager and anxious to get on with your work, to pursue the objectives  and today’s race

L – liberal and generous in giving love, compassion, food, forgiveness, and ourselves

F – faithful, true, loyal, honest, dependable, firm and unwavering

E – effective, fruit-bearing

S – sacrificial, willing to make sacrifices for a purpose

T – temperant, self-controlled, tempering your temper, reasonable, unruffled, self-restrained.

E – empathetic, understanding, compassionate, appreciation of others

E – ethical, valuing you word, living what you teach

M – mature, growing up, embracing wisdom, accepting praise and criticism equally.


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Dr. Sheila Embry is a govie, author, pracademician, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend who loves to read, write, think, and laugh. Many of her blog postings are summaries or excerpts of books that she read and wants to share to encourage others. An author with more than 25 years experience within the legislative and executive branches of the U. S. federal government holding 3 accredited degrees: Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership, Master of Arts in Human Resources Development, and Baccalaureate of Business Administration, she believes in continuing learning both on and off the job. She has been recognized with multiple professional and writing awards for her peer-reviewed, publications. Click the bibliography page above for a listing of all the publications.

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