Leadership is Emotional!
Too often we think of leaders as being a step removed from being emotional. Just as an exercise I asked a number of people if they believe successful leaders are emotional. Without question they all answered, No. Often effective leaders are perceived as cool, calm and in control. While this is true, leaders are still certainly emotional, they’re human and as humans we are emotional beings.
It is via emotions that we carry out our best leadership. It is how we relate to others, how we engage with them and get them to share our vision and purpose. Continue Reading