A legacy is something you pass on to future generations. It can be a financial gift, inheritance, so to speak. Alternatively, a common thing these days is the thought of the personal impact that will remain after you are gone.
My sister was telling me she had received a speaking assignment where the topic was “Leaving a Legacy.” I have been thinking about what I would say if I were so assigned. Here are some immediate thoughts:
Legacy building is a process. Those who build them are dedicated to “what’s happening” to the world where they live. Join in with those trying to change their world. Lead where you stand. It makes your life count.
PalletOne CEO Howe Wallace
Since 2005, he has been sharing his thoughts on the organization, leadership, and communication in an online daily note to teammates called Daily with HQ.