Leadership is chaning right before our eyes as distruption brings change and opportunity.  After listening to a webinar featuring Charlene Li, some of her insights reveals that some people are wearing of disruption and want to return to normal, but people feel stronger coming our of a disruption.

Great leaders build trust through initmacy that comes with communicating, “we are all in this together.”  Ask, how are you doing?  How can I help?  Ask about their story on a specific task?  How do you want your followers to participate and how much control can you give them.  This will define your relationshp.

Remember … Leadership is a relationship with followers.  Otherwise you are just a guy or a gal walking around with ideas.  Craft and tell your story of where you are going and allow everyone to put their story on top of it.  Let’s go!