Leadership Resources

Purpose-driven leadership is the WeSpire way. We empower our customers to adpot a model where business align with core values and beliefs.
As the leader of a purpose-driven company, it is important to “walk the walk” at the intersection of purpose, mission, and leadership. Of course, purpose-driven leadership is more than just the leader. Its benefits extend far and wide. Purpose is something that is a unique contribution—at the personal level and the company level—that shows character, brings, excitement, and works as your deepest internal driver. Finding your purpose and becoming purpose-driven requires reflection and considerable analysis. Explore our resources below to get started.
Rowing in a scull
Failure Can Save Your Life

In early September, I got back into a rowing shell for the first time in seventeen years. Only this time, instead of 7 other women

CEO wearing a tee shirt that says "Silence is Complicity" at a protest.
How Far Should CEOs Go

I have chosen as a CEO to make my opinions clear to my employees and to many others as well. But I have drawn a line at sharing my opinions with our users.

Hand with first finger being held up to represent #1.
The Challenges of Being First

The “firsts” in our lives matter. They have an outsized impact on progress. Who in your life is trying to be the first at something?

Vote stickers that say "I voted" scattered across a table.
Commit to a Time to Vote

The ability to vote in the U.S. has been a hard fought battle for many and barriers continue to emerge. This year give employees time to vote.

Leadership: A group of employees hugging outside, viewed from behind.
Just Go

Ask yourself: “If I died today, what would I regret?” Write down what comes to mind, if anything. Then, just go.

Leadership: launch of a space shuttle
Go Ahead, Launch!

Harboring an idea for a new business? Just handed the circumstances to take the leap? Right now, the world needs brave people like you. Go ahead and launch.

Leadership: excalibur sword
Slaying the Naysayers

Whenever anyone does something innovative, new, or different, the naysayers are everywhere. Thankfully, they have little power over us.

Leadership: reflections of stars on a black background
Making the Case for Optimism

As hard as it is right now, don’t be afraid to channel your optimism and do what you can do to prepare for or lean into that scenario now.

Leadership: Graffiti reading "Courage"
How to Cultivate Courage

In this era, moral courage might be one of the most critical leadership skills. But is one just born courageous or can you cultivate courage?

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An Unbalanced Life Worth Living

I swore I would never write about work-life balance. My reasons were in part to avoid perpetuating the gender stereotype. I find it’s a topic

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