This Essential Leadership Trait Can Push Employees to Do Their Best
“There’s a misconception that great leaders are born, or that talented professionals can decide to be leaders and, overnight, step into the role with grace and excellence. Of course, the tenets of great leadership can occasionally be stumbled upon, but for the rest of us, leadership demands hard work and constant refinement.
Some of the characteristics of great leaders are easy to identify, and most emerging leaders are aware of them enough to actively work toward them — traits such as respect and authority. But there’s one particular characteristic that commonly gets overlooked, and it’s critically important if you want to build trust and camaraderie within your team: transparency.”
Date of Publication: January 26, 2015