Five Rules for Leading in a Digital World
Toxic leadership can achieve short term results, but over time performance will deteriorate.
When things get troublesome, even the best leaders can slide into a self-centered approach. However, with self-awareness and some feedback, leaders can learn to deal with these tendencies and move toward a leadership that challenges and inspires.
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