Lead Like a Sherpa

Freiberg, Kevin; Freiberg, Jackie
September 2008
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Sep2008, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p13
The article discusses how leaders can lead their organization to success like a sherpa. Sherpas refer to people who skillfully and courageously guide teams to summit Mount Everest. Leaders, like sherpas, have to be gutsy. They have to make a tough call and tell an employee if they are a liability to the team.


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