Upon joining the Freemasons Wilmette, IL, the new member is ‘initiated’ and has to go through three different levels (known as degrees) before being regarded as a full-member. Those degrees are: 1st Degree: Entered Apprentice;2nd Degree: Fellow Craft; and3rd Degree: Master Mason. At each ‘degree’, ceremonies are performed whereby the new member is exposed to […]
What Is Leadership?
We talk about leaders and leadership almost every day in the business world, but have you ever tried to really define leadership? When we think about leadership, many people like to talk about certain qualities, characteristics, and behaviors that make an effective leader. When we equate leadership with leadership, we delve into character theory: good leadership […]