The importance of staying grounded and also clearly defining your true self. Keeping with that focus, put together a solid mantra/motto which captures your personal belief about your leadership goal. What are you willing to go to the wall for? What do you stand for? Make the statement brief (almost bumper- sticker style). From that statement, construct a one-page essay explaining why that drives you and keeps you headed true north. The use of APA format for in-text citations and a reference listing quotes or paraphrases of content from your textbook or other sources.