Self-awareness is key to great leadership.
In every attribute that makes a good leader, there’s a seed of potential weakness:
Charismatic yet deluded.
Decisive yet dictatorial.
Visionary yet impractical.
Curiosity kills cats.
But it also tells the best stories.
Don't give away the best bits of your story too quickly...
• Use ambiguity
• Hold back information
• Create the element of surprise
And you'll have a captive audience.
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How to figure out your team's goals:
Imagine what a newspaper front page might say about your project.
You’ll be surprised what comes to light:
1. Clearly defined problems to solve
2. A sense of direction
3. The start of a plan for achieving your grand vision.