On January 18th, our Nation will celebrate the life of one of the most respected leaders of our time who stood against inequalities – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.. Dr. King’s most important accomplishment took place in 1963 where he led over 200,000 people to the Lincoln Memorial overlooking the Washington Monument. It was there that Dr. King made his historic “I Have a Dream” speech. The march was a pivotal event that accelerated the passage of the Civil Rights Act, and the speech spoken with clarity and passion solidified the nation.
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday celebrates the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and healing to America. But beyond this recognition, Dr. King’s messages can be used in business.
“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
This quote rings true for any small business owner. In the beginning, you have an idea. You have a plan. But do you have the needed drive to take that leap of faith? It’s a question, and reality, all businesses owners struggle with. Especially, if you can’t see the “the whole staircase”. Taking the first step is not only pivotable, it can set the pace of your business. And it’s why we’re here to help.
There are numerous inspirational quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that can inspire anyone or any business. To view more quotes, click here.