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.
We mourn the passing of Queen Elizabeth II and celebrate that we now have a climate King, at a time when we really need one.
The King of Sustainability

We mourn the passing of Queen Elizabeth II and celebrate that we now have a climate King, at a time when we really need one.

Essential workers in construction
Without Labor, Nothing Prospers

It’s Labor Day here in the US and for today’s Saturday Spark, we are celebrating the 3.32 billion people who went to work this week globally.

Dare to be first
Dare to Be First

If you dare to be first, it can be incredibly rewarding but also incredibly challenging at the same time.

Protest outside SCOTUS building to choose to lead on choice
Choose to Lead on Choice

A lack of access to reproductive healthcare reverses years of progress on gender equity in America. Companies must choose to lead on choice.

A Group of Employees Hugging Outside, Viewed from Behind. One of them has Purple Hair.
When Caring Saves Lives

When disaster strikes, leadership, communication & preparedness are important, yet caring mattered the most when it came to saving lives.

Black and White Image of Woman's Hand on Window with Rain Drops, showing someone Grieving at Work.
Facing Grief at Work

The workplace needs to be a supportive community for our collective COVID grieving that helps all of us who have lost loved ones.

Two Male Coworkers Meeting at Restaurant for Work After Being Reunited.
Reunited and It Feels So …

Coming back together after a year apart is so great in many ways, and can also be a little awkward at times. Here are 7 ways to deal with it at work.

Rower in the River.
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.

A Group of Employees Hugging Outside, Viewed from Behind. One of them has Purple Hair.
Just Go

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

Thread of Light Produced by Launch of a Space Shuttle in the Dawn Sky.
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.

Photograph of the Excalibur Sword Illustrating a Strong Leadership.
Slaying the Naysayers

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

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?

Wall with Dozens of Post-it That Have Inspirational and Positive Notes.
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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