How Did This Happen?

We were enjoying a breezy summer day in the Colorado mountains many years ago…

Our team of teachers and high school students had just finished a rafting trip, changed into fresh clothes, and loaded up our convoy of vans to head out to our hotel.

And I was leading.

I confidently led our convoy out of the parking lot and onto a frontage road that ran parallel to the highway before crossing over and merging – or so I thought.

With the other drivers in tight formation behind me, I led the team up a hill, but as I crested the hill and began descending the other side, it looked like the road was narrowing.

I slowed a bit, but kept going – we were in the mountains after all and roads aren’t always built perfectly.

But as I continued down the hill, the asphalt became just wide enough for one vehicle…until it took a sharp right and disappeared out of sight under the highway. And then I saw it… [Read More]

David M. Dye
David works with leaders, managers, and supervisors who want to get more done, build teams that care, and achieve results. He is a leadership speaker, consultant and coach as well as the the founder and President of Trailblaze, Inc. Connect with David via his Lead Change member profile, his website and blog, LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.
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