Regardless of the type of work you do and who is (or isn’t) on your team, the job of being a leader starts with you.
This is why you should invest time to evaluate how well you are doing at the job of leading yourself and leading others. And, of equal importance, evaluating why you are choosing to lead in the first place.
Use this worksheet to assess and reflect on why you choose to lead. Read more in this article.
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.