The Myth of Innate Leadership

The Myth of Innate LeadershipWhen you hear something repeatedly put forward as fact, it begins to take on a sacred truth that is hard to disprove:  “The world is flat.”  “Elephants have uniquely excellent memory.”  “Women are more emotional than men.”  And another:  “Leaders are born, not made.” Continue reading

What Differentiates the Most Successful Executives?

Business woman presenting a copyspace.Brian knew he was the likely successor to the CEO at his company, something that he both relished and that gave him pause.  “I want to be the best possible executive I can be,” he said, “but I’m not sure I know what the hallmarks of success are.  What am I shooting for?” Continue reading