Don Soderquist, Wal-Mart’s former COO, passed away July 21 from post-heart surgery complications. His famous leadership skills were the foundation of Soderquist Leadership at JBU. Here are a few leadership concepts Soderquist made a priority in his lifestyle and teachings:
- Values matter in everything done. Keep to your core values and make sure actions from the company and employees follow.
- Be a servant leader. Give back to everyone you work with in any way possible.
- Tell the story and believe in it. Live out the model and culture set by the company’s mission and values while being authentic.
– Natalie Ghidotti, Ghidotti Communications