I admit it – I am a leadership junkie. I can’t read enough, listen enough, workshop enough or learn enough about great leaders, and specifically about great leadership. I love when I am able to identify someone I can learn from and become a better person because of his or her story and their leadership.
Be careful though – do not confuse a title with great leadership. It is true – there are many people with impressive titles who are in fact -great leaders. It is also true that many individuals with big titles are not good leaders or influencers.
How can you tell the difference? (more…)