Joe D. Calhoun määrittelee johtajuutta työnilon ja energisyyden avulla:
Leadership is also NOT about a title or a job or position. I have had jobs that were very low on the totem pole of life and yet I was looked up to for my leadership of taking on a task and seeing it through to completion … all the while doing it with my “excessively happy” style. […]
Leadership takes energy … do you know any energetic people that are not happy? Energy to face the challenges of anything with a smile on your face and find new ways of solving problems.
Leadership is … [Chief Happiness Officer]