Smart Leaders

Wiseman, Liz
September 2010
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Sep2010, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p5
The article compares the business leadership of diminishers and multipliers. The author describes diminisher as a leader who underutilize talent, limit thinking, create anxiety, dictate what people should do and make isolated decisions. In contrast, a multiplier attracts and develops talent, promotes best thinking, extends challenges, conducts debate before making decisions and instills ownership and accountability. She adds that multipliers encourage employees to deliver results while diminishers see limited number of smart employees.


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