How Your Next Great Idea Can Hurt You as a Leader
Sometimes a leader will start an initiative with the best of intentions, but lack the resources, focus, or energy to see it to fruition. These are projects that seemed like a good idea in the moment, but they never should have started in the first place.
They are the ones where not only is the initiative dead, but your reputation as a leader is harmed along the way. Here is a simple tool that provides three examples of such programs.
Below is a pdf file that you can print, post, and share. You can read an article about this idea here.
Patrick Leddin, PhD is a speaker, global leadership consultant, and The Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Five-Week Leadership Challenge. Patrick is an Associate Professor at Vanderbilt University with a thriving leadership blog and podcast, and 25-years of leadership experience. He offers an unparalleled mix of academic rigor and real-world experience.