Author and speaker Brian Tracy once said,
“Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily, even if you had no title or position.”
That sounds good, but how exactly do you become the sort of leader that others want to follow? Regardless of where you are in your career, everyone can learn how to be a good manager and effective leader. Being a leader is really all about knowing who you are and where you want to go.
Once you have this down you’ll be able to better share your ideas with others and bring out their best qualities. As a manager, knowing what makes a good leader and how to put those traits into practice will be the difference between accomplishing an objective or failing to meet the demands.
Being a good manager and effective leader isn’t always going to be easy. Some of the most successful leaders in business, however, have credited setbacks and…