The Why of Leadership

Shelton, Ken
June 2010
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jun2010, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p2
The author explores the many aspects that lead to great leadership. He states that becoming a great leader is hard work and it goes beyond one direction. He stresses the importance for leaders to know how to communicate the why of work in order to generate meaning to even the most simple task. He compares character-based leadership to having a skeleton key that can open any door, navigate any terrain, and endure any setback.


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