Star Wars Day is approaching at lightspeed. On May 4th, Star Wars fans will celebrate Star Wars Day. The holiday originated as a pun on May The Force Be With You and falls on May 4th because May the 4th and May The Force sound similar.
As such, I thought the upcoming Star Wars Day would be a great time to share these inspiring leadership quotes from Star Wars.
Throughout the Star Wars universe, there have been amazing quotes that can be applied to leadership. In today’s article, we’re going to dive into the leadership quotes from Star Wars.
Leadership Quotes From Star Wars
The ability to speak does not make you intelligent.
I’ve run across leaders, and you have too, who believe speaking is a sign of their intelligence. You’ve probably also seen these same leaders fail to clearly communicate their directives.
Be wary of judging your intelligence by your ability to speak well. There’s more to your intelligence than your words.
With Disney’s $4 billion acquisition of the Star Wars license in October of 2012, a lot of things have changed. One of those changes is that new movies based in the Star Wars universe are rolling out on a regular basis.
Friday, December 16th saw the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to theaters across the US.
Rogue One introduced us to Jyn Erso, Cassian Andor, K-2S0, Baze Malbus, Saw Gerrera, Chirrut Îmwe, and more. Each character played a pivotal role in the attack on the Death Star.
We were introduced to a backstory that had never been told. How the Rebels infiltrated the Empire and stole the Death Star schematics.
As always, I’m here to bring you the leadership lessons found in the latest blockbuster movie. Get ready for the leadership lessons from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Read more...
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away people once had a positive image of Star Wars. Their memories included Han Solo being frozen in carbonite, Luke Skywalker kissing his sister, and Darth Vader being defeated.
Then, not too long ago, those memories were replaced with Jar Jar Binks and podracing. There was a disturbance within the force.
Chewbacca became a bit violent
Today, the force was balanced once again. Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens released. And it reminded us all why Star Wars keeps us coming back.
We see new heroes such as Rey and Finn rise up. We see our old friends Han Solo, Chewbacca, Princess (Now governor) Leia, and Luke Skywalker make appearances.
It was familiar. It was also refreshing.
So, that leads to the age-old question: What can Star Wars teach us about leadership? Read more...