Humility is one of the most misunderstood concepts of all. And what does it have to do with effective leadership? Well, practically everything! Dan Rockwell is one of Bob’s favorite leaders and a person for whom he has tons of respect and admiration. Writing under the name, Leadership Freak he started writing the blog in January of 2010. Since then, the Leadership Freak blog has been recognized as the #1 most socially shared leadership blog. Today over 400,000 people subscribe to his Leadership Freak social media channels and his blog is read in virtually every country in the world.
Does honesty need to be … BRUTAL? We’ll look at that in our Thought of the Day. And in our interview segment: while leadership conversations regarding the performance of your team members can often be difficult, Dan Rockwell provides us with some terrific conversation starters that are positive, affirming, and VERY powerful.
Why is influence so important to have? And what does it really mean? Is it good? Bad? What is its essence? We’ll discuss that in our Thought of the Day. And later, in today’s interview, we’ll chat with Dan Rockwell, a master of influence who truly understands what influence is … and is not about.
The American Management Association recently announced the inaugural edition of their Top 30 Leaders in Business list. Congratulations to the 30 authors, thought leaders, professors, business experts and many more who were honored on their list. I especially want to congratulate my business partner, our own Bob Burg. He is so humble and I know…