What does it mean to be a world-class leader? How do you excel in your leadership? I have shared that leadership is a journey with ups and downs and challenges and rewards. So how do we get the most out of this journey?
This May, we highlight strategies for becoming the best leader you can be. This means mapping out an effective leadership strategy that can help you get ahead of problems before they become problems. Because leadership is often dependent on you and a host of other people, establishing quality systems to help manage crises is vital. This begins with checking your value systems, starting with how you value people.
The best leaders are those who can build and nurture genuine relationships with a diverse group of people; women and men who can laugh and learn from mistakes and who welcome all good ideas no matter who they come from.
Valuing others can be as simple as making eye contact, remembering a person’s name, and giving them your undivided attention....