The meaning of leadership, as a kid, was always conveyed to me as a way to better one’s life or reach a new level of success.
Leadership was always about what it meant for the leader. When I became a leader and started reading many books on the subject, such as Tribal Leadership, I quickly learned that being a leader had nothing to do with my own success or career progression.
The measuring stick of a leader is the impact they have on others and the impact they have on people they lead indirectly as well as directly.
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