William Mays

The Mays Chemical Company founder talks about the power of the civil rights movement and the qualities of successful leaders.

Born or Made?

“I don’t think you’re born with leadership. You may have leadership qualities, but I think the leadership skills have to be developed, or made.”

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Leaders Are Readers

Books I Recommend

  • The World is Flat
    —by Thomas Friedman
    Non-Fiction, History

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