Great Leaders – A Common Thread

Good morning! It's an unusually warm foggy morning here in northeast Indiana. Being a Southern boy that's ok with me as I am not quite ready for snow just yet. Last week, I was part of a team conducting leadership training for an Ambassador company in Tennessee. As we were going through the training I kept noticing … Continue reading Great Leaders – A Common Thread

Boringness | A Characteristic of Great Leaders

Great leaders tend to be boring.  Does that statement somehow go against your preconceived notion about leaders? In his book Good to Great, Jim Collins talks about how all of the leaders of the great companies in his study had a "charisma bypass."  In this same vein, Joel Stein writes on the Harvard Business Review website … Continue reading Boringness | A Characteristic of Great Leaders