What will your ! stand for?

The – seemed so wrong, inadequate, misplaced.

A summary of your life, chiseled into a headstone, represented by just a – separating the birth and death years.

Then it dawned on me. There should be an ! Her impact was too great, too profound, too significant to be accounted for by a dash.

She’s not alone.

The same can be said about all of us. We don’t want to leave the world summarized by a dash.

Time continues to pass since that day, but the insight I gained lives on.

What we do every single day impacts so many people – and that impact increases exponentially for business, community and organizational leaders. Our reach extends beyond what we can see, improving the lives of people we’ll never even meet, in ways we’ll never know.

That’s okay; we don’t need to know. We just need to serve.

As leaders, we serve others.

Serving others creates impact.

Impact creates significance.

Significance creates !

What will your ! stand for?

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