'Lead Me Alone.'

Genovese, Michael; Cronin, Thomas
June 2008
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jun2008, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p4
The article discusses the human paradox of wanting to be alone and to be part of the community and how to manage the contradictions. According to the article, an effective leader recognizes the moods and needs of the moment and devises his leadership style to respond accordingly. Amid paradoxes, the article also suggests that a leader must be able to read the signs, adapt a strategy to the demand of the times, work to persuade followers, devise a governing strategy, manage the machinery of the organization and reevaluate and revise strategies.


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