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The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!

Updated: Dec 4, 2021


Today's Message is: "Credibility Day!" Why Not?

The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!


Good “Saturday!” Morning “Band of Brothers & Sisters,” and all great connections. Welcome to the weekend from the “Eagle’s Nest” in The Woodlands, TX — 4 December 2021!


Today’s Message is: “Credibility Day!” Why Not?


“Credibility and character go hand in hand for a leader. One without the other leads to lack of trust. They are the foundation for the future direction of any organization and this country. People want leaders that are competent and trustworthy. Are you looking out for your team’s best interest and the people you lead?” — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs


Join COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs for TONIGHT’s Warriors for Life (WFL) Online Peer Support Group, where “Sharing is Caring!”


Invite a friend, tell a friend, and share with your friends they may need support or know someone who needs support!


Get connected, get involved, with Veterans, Service Members, First Responders, Military Families/Spouses, and Caretakers/Caregivers every Saturday Night!


TONIGHT’s Topic: “Introduction to the VFV Blog & Open Discussion?”


Learn about Victory for Veterans' opening of the 1st Life Readiness Center in Denver, CO that provided holistic healing service to Veterans and First Responders: https://www.lifereadinesscenter.com


For More information about Victory for Veterans, Inc (VFV) and the Warriors for Life (WFL) Online Peer Group Support and the Flower on Every Grave (Memorial Day) go to: https://www.victoryforveterans.org


The Quote in the Picture Today Reads:

“Credibility is a basic survival tool.” — Rebecca Solnit

More Awesome Quotes for Today’s Message:


“If the American government wants to regain ‘We, the People’s’ trust, they must work harder to improve their credibility. Over several centuries the American people have lost all credibility in those they’ve elected. Somedays it feels like we’re governed by the federal and state mafias!” — Unknown Author

“Credibility is a leader’s currency. With it, he or she is solvent; without it, he or she is bankrupt.” — John C. Maxwell


“Without character, there is no credibility; and without credibility, there is no trust.” —Warren G. Bennis


“The most essential quality for leadership is not perfection but credibility. People must be able to trust you.” — Rick Warren


“Trust is built on credibility, and credibility comes from acting on others’ interests before your own.” — Stephen Denny


“Build your credibility so you won’t have to say the same thing twice before someone believes it.” — Unknown Author


“Credibility takes years to build, but a few hours to destroy.” — Elvind Reiten


Be a Survivor and Reach Out and Join us for Warriors for Life (WFL) “Peer-to Peer”Online Peer Support Group where “Sharing is Caring!”: https://www.victoryforveterans.org/support

“Remember this always and the meaning runs deep for all those who’ve served this great nation: 'Honor & Respect Always — Warriors for Life!' " — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs

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11 Comments


H Gene Lawrence
H Gene Lawrence
Dec 04, 2021

Good morning Brother Mikel. I found something that I couldn't pass up. it does not totally follow what I usually post, but it definitely can be related to Spiritual ideas. Have a blessed day today and always.


Taken From:The Importance of Establishing Credibility - JFD Performance Solutions (jfdperfsolutions.com)


THE IMPORTANCE OF ESTABLISHING CREDIBILITY BY KEVIN BRIMHALL | MAR 26, 2019 | LEADERSHIP | 0 COMMENTS

A challenge with this topic is to put credibility into something understandable or, better yet, something tangible. Also, how to properly capture the importance of credibility and the results that can be achieved when it’s developed? The dictionary definition of credibility is the power to inspire belief. It’s an absolutely critical personal and professional trait. Why? Because…

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H Gene Lawrence
H Gene Lawrence
Dec 04, 2021
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Thank you and I will, brother Mikel. Blessings.

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jackhokie68
jackhokie68
Dec 04, 2021

Lack of seems to be the dominant attribute of those working inside the beltway these days.


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Totally agree and it's a real shame and it's taking our country down every day Jack. I almost posted that quote you used, but I found others that I liked more... Have a great day brother...

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gasman0617
gasman0617
Dec 04, 2021

Good Saturday morning Colonel.




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jackhokie68
jackhokie68
Dec 04, 2021
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The consultant creed, these findings are transitory and may require further study.

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