The Power of Learning

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”- Benjamin Franklin Being only two short semesters away from graduating, I’ve learned over my past few years in college, how best I come to acquire knowledge; and not only acquire it, but keep it. I find that if I’m in Read More …

Leadership: If Not You Then Who, If Not Now, Then When?

Artemio San Martin is a Board Member of Leadership Austin, and President Emeritus of the National Society of Hispanic MBA’s Austin and Cleveland Chapters. He has held financial and business roles in global organizations in Mexico and the US, such as Siemens, Monsanto, US Dept. of State, and World Trade Center Cleveland. He is a Read More …

Questions for Final Four Months of 2013

There are only four more months left in 2013. Now is the time to get going! It’s time to Go For It and to make this year the best ever! Here are some questions to ask yourself as you begin the final four months of the year: 1. What matters most? There’s no right or Read More …

What Leaders Do

Thom Singer is a professional speaker, corporate trainer and author.  He regularly speaks to corporate and association audiences about the power of business relationships and his “Conference Catalyst” program transforms how people engage at conferences and other events.  In a world that is crazy about social media, real leaders care more about people than they Read More …

An Update of My Leadership Journey

It’s hard to believe that I’ve only been with SOS since January of this year, it seems like much longer. When I first applied for the opportunity to be SOS Leadership’s PR intern I honestly did not know what to expect. The only internship experience I had was with a start-up company that gave me Read More …

A Reflection Of My Leadership Journey

Originally from San Antonio, JC first came to Austin in 2002 for school and has never left. Since graduating he has worked for some best of breed in their industry; GSD&M, Wells Fargo Bank and Dell. Currently he is pursuing his MBA at Concordia University and devotes much of his spare time to making an Read More …

Finding The Perfect Balance

“Balance is paying attention to the things that matter most at the time that they matter most.”-Kollete Hall Priorities are always going to be an issue with people in leadership positions. It is always going to be a juggling act in trying to find the perfect balance between your personal life and professional life.  There Read More …

Men Who Lead, Know How To Follow

Nathan Green is co-founder and President of campus2careers as well as a board member of the Austin Young Chamber Commerce.As the founder of my company, it’s easy to think I know the right answer because I have been around the longest. While that may be true in some situations, it can’t be true if you want Read More …

The Strength To Lead

As leaders, the number one most important thing in leading effectively is to make sure we have ourselves taken care of. If we can’t take care of ourselves then how are we able to guide others on their leadership journeys? If we lose the ability to lead ourselves we lose the ability to effectively lead Read More …