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The 8 Superpowers of Centaurs

On our 4th anniversary, as we reflected on our work and impact over the last few years, we realized that there was one constant across our success stories and positive encounters: we partnered and worked with extraordinary leaders. 

Though they may not wear capes, these leaders are true superheroes. Dare we say, Centaurs.

All superheroes have a cause and centaurs all share this calling to build great organizations, to create happiness, certainty, and prosperity around them, to do good in the world. 

What truly sets them apart are superpowers that bridge their human qualities with a cosmic vision and superhuman precision in bringing that vision to life.

Curious about these superpowers? Read on.

1. Holistic Thinking

A Centaur has a deep understanding of complexity that allows them to consider situations from multiple perspectives and angles. They understand that their role is to maintain influence over the entire system, ensuring that it functions as a cohesive whole, and that they are managing the collective performance of their organization. 

2. Vision

Like the far-seeing eyes of a Centaur, a leader's vision allows them to look beyond the horizon, reaching far into the future and setting bold goals that inspire everyone to go beyond their limits.

3. Compassion

Centaurs go the extra mile to make people feel valued, heard, and involved. They cultivate a supportive and inclusive environment where everyone feels empowered to contribute their best work. Centaurs know it's their job to help people become the best version of themselves, even when the process is painful. They don’t call them growing pains for nothing.

4. Storytelling

Centaurs use storytelling to share knowledge, inspire action, and connect deeply with others. They effectively communicate their vision, values, and experiences through captivating stories, making the mission resonate with every team member.

5. Speed

Centaurs act swiftly without compromising quality. This agility allows them to stay ahead of the curve, adapt to changes, and seize opportunities as they present themselves, appearing at times to move faster than the world around them.

6. Magnetism 

Centaurs have the power to draw others to their cause. They build trust and loyalty, growing their community of allies by attracting people and partners who are eager to make a difference.

7. Creativity

Creativity is like magic for centaurs. They believe in their ability to create and to inspire new ideas and solutions and they encourage those around them to nurture their own form of creativity.

8. Tenacity 

Centaurs possess unwavering determination and perseverance, refusing to give up even when faced with tough challenges. They stand firm in the face of adversity and rarely back down. It’s what makes them such great role models.

It is through the combined power of these superpowers that Centaurs leave a mark on the world and on the people around them. We have seen these leaders inspire and empower people, helping them overcome challenges and bring to life a shared vision. This is what makes them the extraordinary heroes of our story.


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