"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy." -Martin Luther King, Jr.
Followers want comfort, stability and solutions from their leaders. But that’s baby sitting. Real leaders ask hard questions and knock people out of their comfort zones. Then they manage the resulting distress.
Below is a link to the Harvard Business Review‘s (HBR) 10 Best Reads on Leadership.
Follow the link, download, open and read the article, “The Work Of Leadership” on page 35.
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