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Think about people that you respect and have learned from...maybe they are your parents, grandparents, coaches, teachers, family members, your pastor, or close friends. Here are two articles to help you drill down your core values: While speaking to a leadership class at Sumner High School, I shared my core values. In order to achieve our goals and final destination in this journey of life, its important - just like a car - to have the transmission (your belief system) in the right gear.Pete Carroll's first two stints as a head coach in the NFL didn't go as well as he had hoped.He conformed his approach to meet the old school expectations of leading the way NFL teams have always been lead: having no fun and coaching players out of fear, instead of uplifting them.Inspired by legendary UCLA basketball coach John Wooden's Pyramid of Success, Carroll wrote down his core values and coaching philosophy.First with the New York Jets and later with the New England Patriots, both ending in him being fired.After being let go from the Patriots organization, Pete went through something he had not experienced in his career..had no job, but time, a lot of time.These guiding principles influence how we make our choices, what choices we do make, and often times how we are judged in our actions by these choices.
And that’s your chance to really be an activist, to really talk about the millions of children around the world who don’t have a choice. I mean we started with such a small goal – 250 kids in one village just outside of Buenos Aires.For every shoe they sell, Toms will give a shoe to someone in need.This core value of service has made Mycoskie and Toms very successful and set the path for how he would operate his then small company, which has grown to millions and millions of dollars in sales. This (TOMS) was the first company that I’ve been able to really incorporate something I’m so passionate about, that is helping others and doing that while building a business. Blake: One day without shoes is really a way to get everyone involved in creating awareness for the millions of children around the world who don’t have a choice and are left barefoot. I actually dropped out of college my sophomore year when I started my first business. This whole One for One model has been so successful. If you’re already so successful in spreading your message, what is the purpose of One Day Without Shoes?