Part of becoming a great leader is knowing what to do and what to avoid doing. Leadership is not easy, and it’s important to educate yourself on how to make good decisions. With this in mind, take heed of what you learn here and gain further understanding.
Don’t make the mistake of ordering people around. That is not true leadership. The key to true leadership is to inspire those around you. You need to help them find their own voices, so that they can go on to lead others. The entire journey they take with you is about their ability to know themselves better.
If you lead, or manage, a group of people, let them know how much you appreciate them. It does not take long to write a note of thanks, but it might mean the world to someone who’s working for you. This helps lift up a person’s spirits, and it costs you nothing. Continue reading