7 Dumb Leadership Mistakes Smart Managers Avoid – Forbes

These seven problems are basic issues for leaders. Leadership is a phase model: bottom phase and advanced phase. Some can pass the bottom line part but most fail the advanced phase. 

Leadership is best demonstrated while not in a position of authority, and is a skill that must be sharpened every day of your life.

Most experts agree that leadership, as perceived by people around you, is more about behavior than it is about specific skills or knowledge.

Blame others for everything.

Worry and fret about everything.

Criticize others and the company.

Complain about being overwhelmed.

Do 10 things at a time in a mediocre fashion.

Appear disorganized and manage things haphazardly.

Fail to see the positives in others.

via 7 Dumb Leadership Mistakes Smart Managers Avoid – Forbes.

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