A short article that highlights three (sometimes) overlooked aspects of leadership: empathy, active listening, and being open-minded.
- Empathy – placing yourself in your followers’ shoes
- Active Listening – make sure that you fully understand what your followers are saying
- Open-minded – make sure that you consider the ideas and opinions of your followers
Although quick, it’s a worthwhile read.
3 Crucial Leadership Traits You May Be Overlooking by Josh Linkner at Forbes on 26 November 2014.