40 Secrets to Success

“I am guided by two principals: be passionate about what you do and treat others as you would want to be treated. It may sound simple, but when you think about it, there aren’t many situations where they don’t apply.”
(above) Mitch Patel, President and CEO, Vision Hospitality Group, Inc.

 

“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy

“There are no easy answers, but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right.” – Ronald Reagan

Most people can name someone who has changed their life by sharing what they have learned—learning from others is a valuable but sometimes overlooked opportunity. While we must all chart our own paths, a mark of wisdom is seeking counsel from those who have gone before. Below, 40 local executives and community leaders share the values and principles that have shaped their lives as leaders and guided their personal and professional journeys.

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