The Top Three Leadership Non-Negotiables, In Order Of Importance Parents trust I'll make healthy choices, and respect me for that, as I show the boys grilled chicken, baked potato and milk are better options. Profoundly simple. Simply profound. Top three leadership non-negotiables every employee needs to thrive: Trust me Respect me Develop me Notice that if #1 isn’t present, the other two won’t be either. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.