No matter where you were this summer you must have heard something about the Olympics and the Paralympics. It’s really awesome to see what humans can do if they focus and team up with each other. If they have a common goal, the right context and good coaching. Some say that the success of “Team NL” was partly due to the bond that was created during preparation.
You most likely have seen that Youtube video where we are taught some leadership lessons around starting a movement. The lessons are clear. Don’t give up if you have a rock solid story. This dancing guy had some failures as well in making people more enthusiastic about his passion: dancing in a particular way. But his focus and joy, and even being a bit of a geek about it, did the trick.