Global Leadership Summit 2015-Highlights Day One

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Bill Hybels @BillHybels, Founder and Senior Pastor, Willow Creek Church spoke on “The Intangibles of Leadership”.

Click on Follow the GLS site here for full notes from Bill’s talk.

@wcagls 5 Intangibles of Leadership

  1. Grit
  2. Self-awareness
  3. Resourcefulness
  4. Self-sacrificing Love
  5. Sense of Meaning

Jim Collins, Nationally Acclaimed Business Thinker, Best-selling Author of Good to Great on “Seven Questions: Beyond Good to Great”.

Seven Questions by @chuckscoggins


Click here to see full talk notes on “Seven Questions: Beyond Good to Great”.

Ed Catmull, @edcatmull  Co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios; President of Walt Disney Animation Studios

Click to see talk notes from Ed’s talk on “Creativity, Inc”.

@drbret  culture of candor and kindness in response to failure is essential for organizational learning and health

@steveryancarter the magic happens when ego leaves the room

@simon_seow  ‘Art isn’t about drawing, but about learning to see… and which company wouldn’t need it?’.

Adam Grant, @AdamMGrant Professor, Wharton School of Business; Best-selling author

Click here from notes from Adam’s talk on “Give and Take: A New Perspective on Leadership”.

@HSchoegler “Sweet spot for giving is 100 hours/year. How are you managing your giving? Great example of 5 Minute Favors.”

@NormanNakanishi  True givers ask: “How can I be the rising tide that lifts all boats?”

Brené Brown, @BreneBrown, Research Professor, University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work; Best Selling Author on

Click here for Brené Brown talk on “Rising Strong”.

@JVR_Paul   This rocked me! ‘The bravest among us will always be the most broken hearted because they had the courage to love.’

@ginabrennabutz  As a leader, you can have comfort, or you can have courage. You can’t have both.

Sallie Krawcheck,  @SallieKrawcheck   Chair, Ellevate Network; Former President, Bank of America’s Global Wealth & Investment Management

Click here for full talk notes from “Leadership and Ethics on Wall Street”.

@davebaldwin  Embrace diversity.

@malphursgroup  “Diverse teams don’t make things more efficient but they are more effective.”

Albert Tate, @alberttate, Founder and Senior Pastor, Fellowship Monrovia in Southern California

Talk notes from “Leading with Leftovers”.

@darrinpatrick  Live for your eulogy not your resume.

@brianbloye  Running on empty is not a sign of great work ethic, it’s a sign that you are missing God’s abundance in your life.

What was your favorite tweet of the #GLS15 from Day One?

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About Steve Morgan

I work in Global Leadership Development with Cru with my wife, Terry. We have been married 30 years and have 4 grown children. We have a Masters in Global Leadership together through Azusa Pacific University. I generally write about 5 “L’s: Living Well, Loving Deeply, Learning Continuously, Leading Courageously and Leaving a Legacy. I occasionally write about Laughing Loudly. Subscribe on the right side to receive an email whenever there is a new post. I invite you to leave your comments so we can dialogue on the various topics and learn from each other. If you are new to the site, you might start with looking at some of the top posts or doing a search on the right side bar for one of the 5 “L’s” that interest you. Or you can view the blog archives for topics. Photo Credit:
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5 Responses to Global Leadership Summit 2015-Highlights Day One

  1. daylerogers says:

    Not being there makes this really helpful. Thanks for sharing the bytes that meant something to you.

  2. terry morgan says:

    Great Day 1 summary! So grateful to be there with you!

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