The story of the four frogs

On a hot day, four frogs are sitting on a log.

One of them decides to jump off into the cool refreshing water.

How many frogs are now sitting on the log?





Because deciding to jump is not the same as jumping.

This is why Inner Leadership not only helps you to remain calm and focused in a crisis, to see the situation more clearly, find more options to move forward, and choose the best of them.

It also shows you how to build the inspiration that enables you and your key stakeholders to take the first steps.

Because the decision is not truly made until you take action. Jump!

Do you know anyone who says they have decided to do something but hasn’t actually done anything yet? What would happen if they felt more inspired about the decision they have made?

Adapted from Inner Leadership: a framework and tools for building inspiration in times of change.

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(And remember: you don’t learn to swim by reading about swimming, you also need to practice.)

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