Most of us were cheering on the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team over the last couple of weeks. The July 4th holiday timing of the games seemed to make cheering the U.S. on even more fitting and enjoyable. Winning two consecutive Women’s World Cup titles is just awesome! Fans and new followers have been so impressed with the team’s confidence, execution, and resilience. The whole team obviously trained to a level of envy from other nations. Each team member contributed, and they won games with star players injured and other players stepping in.
Despite the pride and joy from this victory, what has impressed me most about this team is their willingness to stand up for what they believe in. There are a variety of topics, beliefs, and values they represent. Whether you agree with their individual points of view or not, it’s difficult not to respect their willingness to take on the tough topics, and unapologetically stand firm in their beliefs and values.
At the end of the day… is an expression meaning an assessment of essential facts and truths. It’s a summation of the pros and cons of any situation and a straightforward statement of what really matters. It’s also the title of this blog series by Brenda Hodge, Nuance Healthcare’s Chief Marketing Officer, with insights about leadership, empathetic customer relationships, and marketing techniques.
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