Curiosity

Curiosity

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, 4-ExtPost

Just Wondering Not long ago, several colleagues and I were discussing our views on leadership. Soon the conversation turned to leadership attributes. After several rounds of the usual attributes — integrity, transparency, humility, vision, etc. —  curiosity emerged as perhaps the most important attribute of a great leader. Subsequent to that conversation, I came across this quote from Ozan Varol: “The most dangerous …

Leadership

Leaders Fail – Every Day

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, 3-LI

How do I fail thee? Let me count the ways. The number seems infinite. The possibilities for failure seem infinite. Good leaders fail, many times, every day. That’s not what makes them good leaders; it is what makes them human. They are good, maybe even great leaders despite their failures. I miss important signals about what you’re feeling because I’m …