Practice Patience

Haney, Hank
October 2010
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Oct2010, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p10
The article contends that every golfer must learn to practice patience, which is also key in leadership. Whether in teaching golf or in business, the author believes that one key to success is to always have a plan. He claims that the best part of being a leader is training people to be successful in their own right. The author adds that all golfers/leaders can boost their games, and that the real fun of golf/leadership is that challenge to be the best that they can be.


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