Category Archives: People

Leadership

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Leadership What Does it mean What is leadership? After talking with many adults and young people, I realized that it can mean very different things to each person. I have participated in the Boy Scouts of America program as an adult volunteer for the past ten years. During this time I have had the chance to learn how Scouting approaches the leadership concept and how different scouts react to the training they receive. One of the basic tenants of Scouting after service is leadership. Scouts offers leadership training through its core setup (meaning it is a boy led program and…

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Archetypes

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What Is An Archetype Anyway? Dictionary.com definition: The original pattern or model from which all things of the same kind are copied oron which they are based; a model or first form; prototype. Examples of Archetypes: Aggressive boss, loving husband (or wife), victim, leader, champion, looser, patriot, parent, child, teacher… Ok, you get the idea. We are a “label” society and have labels for everything. In fact, I know some people cannot fully understand something or someone until they have labeled them or put them in a category. Once in a category they can then approach or interact with this person or situation by applying what stye now about that label… or Archetype. How would you approach a person that is weeping while spilling their…

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