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Do you dare to lead?

Ultra (beyond usual and ordinary) leadership is the willingness to push toward new horizons. Combine that desire in a leader with the skills to get people to engage and contribute their best, and opportunities abound. Leadership of this type is an heroic act in that it represents a life-long undertaking of a daily experience of pushing past our own limits and the limits presented by the systems in which we work. Every manager has an opportunity to exhibit ultra leadership. Many do not take that opportunity. Author Joseph Campbell wrote, “The hero’s journey is one of the universal patterns through