Even the most powerful leaders are human, and at the core, it's emotion that drives human behavior. If you want to be a great leader you must have a laser-like focus on your people -- so simple, yet easy to .
Compromise is the art of making everyone a winner. Whether you're leading a business or a non-profit organization, a committee or a board, an athletic team or a family, you must learn when to compromise and when to stand firm.
I look forward to seeing this great program evolve from aligning fellows to specific projects to pairing them to technology leaders within the federal government -- consistent with how the White House Fellowship program works.