Posts by William Wimmer

“When nothing is left but life” The Eddie Rickenbacker story

Eddie Rickenbacker was a WWI flying ace whose exploits are legendary. A man of many talents, Rickenbacker was also a successful race car driver, an automotive designer, a government consultant, and a long-time president of Eastern Air Lines. During his eventful life, it was twice reported by the press that he had been killed when,…

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Leadership is not a title

Leadership is not in a title. An error we sometimes make is equating a particular title or position for leadership. It may say “President” or “Chairman” or “Pastor” or “Principal” on the door, but these honored designations do not necessarily mean that these individuals are truly leading their companies, churches, or schools. Former Chrysler chairman…

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