I have seen this in action, and agree with every point. If you watch successful leaders you will see how well this works to both encourage others and to inspire a following of that leadership.
From Ekaterina Walter, via LinkedIN – 7 Unconventional Behaviors of Inspiring Leaders
Great Leaders –
- Couldn’t care less about conventional wisdom
- Play Devil’s Advocate
- Take the blame
- Shut up
- Intentionally seek diversity
- Invite naivete’
Read more at her article (link above).