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Alli asks… What does humility mean to you?

Alli asks… What does humility mean to you?

Being humble (humility) is when you’re not all like, “Oh! I am so perfect!” It’s not just about you. It’s when you give others the credit and don’t boast. Being humble is important in leadership because it makes people think about you in a good way, not an “OMG! She’s so bossy and self-centered!” It also creates space for others to grow/contribute in leadership. What does humility in leadership mean to you?...

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Alli asks… What Does Vision Mean to You?

Alli asks… What Does Vision Mean to You?

Alli says, “Vision is your way of seeing things, your future, what you want to achieve, etc. It’s helpful in leadership because otherwise you can’t do anything, especially not as a leader. One of my visions is to work with animals, so I use that vision to help me reach my goals.” What does vision mean to you?...

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A Little Bit of Me…(Alli, Age 11)

A Little Bit of Me…(Alli, Age 11)

(Excerpt from an interview between Alli’s mom (Sharon) and Alli, October 23rd, 2013) (Mom): Tell me a little about yourself.   (Alli): I’m 11 years old and in the sixth grade. I love animals and I love to make different characters of animals when I draw.  I have a passion for drawing and I enjoy swimming, chorus and playing outside with my friends. (Mom): What’s the best part about being 11? (Alli): Still being young, but old enough to do some things by myself, like going to the movies with friends. (Mom): What’s the hardest part about being 11? (Alli): Bullies. (Mom): Tell me more. (Alli): Well, last year was hard.  When you’re bullied, you feel small…sort of like a bug being crushed by a shoe. (Mom): Is it hard for you to stand up for yourself? (Alli): Sometimes. (Mom): Why? (Alli): Sometimes I feel helpless to change the situation. (Mom): If your friend was being bullied, what advice would you give her? (Alli): I would encourage her to try and stand up for herself by confronting the bully. ...

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