Tag: leadership

A Reflection of Our Many Blessings

By Marc C. Whitt There’s no more special time of year than the Holiday Season. Family, friends, food, music –did I mention food?—all make for warm, lasting memories. Even the hustle and bustle we experience preparing for and...

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It Takes All Kinds: A Music Booster Group’s Secret to Success

A continuation of the series Breaking the Bundle! A Guide to Organizing a Booster Organization.

Why do some teams (formerly called committees) have more success than others? Why do some teams with many creative people involved not get off the ground? Why do some teams with many superior workers not get off the ground? Why do some teams with many prospective leaders not get off the ground? What regulates the success of a team? A continuation of the series Breaking the Bundle! A Guide to Organizing a Booster Organization.

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Leadership is Spelled “S-E-R-V-A-N-T”

Today’s guest post is by Marc C. Whitt, AMPassador.

One of the most important aspects of any music parents organization is leadership and in particular, the individual who serves as your president or chair.

Some leaders are born. Many more are groomed and developed over a period of time to become the positive force the organization needs and demands.

Recognizing that leaders come in all shapes, sizes and personalities, I contend that a critical trait often overlooked by organizations is that of being a “servant leader.”

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