Start with why...

- How great leaders inspire action 

Simon Sinek explores how leaders can inspire cooperation, trust and change. He's the author of the classic "Start With Why"; his latest book is "Leaders Eat Last."

Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership — starting with a golden circle and the question "Why?" His examples include Apple, Martin Luther King, and the Wright brothers ...

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it's someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety - especially in an uneven economy - means taking on big responsibility.

My favorite ad-hoc exercise by Simon during the following presentation:

Think of that one teacher who took you under their wing....

...could you name that teacher immediately? - I could!

This is the power of those who teach us confidence!

Wouldn't you want to be that person?