I've written my first article for the Kansas Leadership Center's quarterly publication, The Journal. If you're interested in issues in Kansas and ways to fix them, you should check out the work being done by The Journal. Contributors include a full slate of experienced and award-winning journalists, including some of my former colleagues at The Kansas City Star, the Lawrence Journal-World, and the University of Kansas.
I was asked to write a leadership case study about AWARE NCK, a grassroots group that has accomplished some big goals in the name of improving the health of their community, Beloit, Kansas. These folks have a lot of wisdom to share about how to organize, stay focused, and achieve goals despite mounting resistance.
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