One of the most important attributes of modern leaders isn’t something learned in a business textbook; it is authenticity. Employees want to work for leaders who are uniquely themselves and true to their beliefs.

The key to being an authentic leader is to be yourself.

In many ways, Andree Simon…

When you think of who you should emulate to become a successful leader, Yoda likely isn’t the first thing to pop into your mind.

But the little green Jedi Master is an expert in one of the most important skills for leaders: emotional intelligence.

Leaders can’t just be book smart…

I once asked Kate Johnson, president of Microsoft US, what separates mid-level leaders who feel stuck in their careers from senior leaders who excel.

She said it comes down to one thing: do you think of yourself as an implementor or as an owner?

Implementors take someone else’s vision…

Jacob Morgan

4x Best-Selling Author, Speaker, & Futurist. Founder of Exploring Leadership, Employee Experience, & The Future of Work

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