What is an Ounce Worth?

You are all familiar with the proverb: "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."
it is. Take a little time to be preventive of something bad so you don't have to spend a lot more time dealing with the attempt to cure, fix or repair what has broken. If you have ever had the flu and you didn't get your flu shot... you know what I mean.

Here is a version of the proverb that grabbed my attention: "An ounce of practice is generally worth more than a ton of theory."
I love it. What a great comparison. It builds on a very simple leadership principle. That is - leaders are action oriented. Even better, leaders are those who do the kinds of actions that lead to results. 

Three Simple Rules

Sometimes it is Complex, Other Times Simple is Real Useful
I am not one to oversimplify, but I do like to make things clear. Life, leadership, relationships, spirituality (really anything that is important to us) - all these things are wonderful, mysterious, messy and possessing a great deal of complexity. At the same time, there are simple frameworks that are useful as models and steps to touch part of these Vast Realities. Here is one of them.

If you do not go after what you want, you will never have it.

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