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!