The Courage to Confront


LeadToday

Authentic Servant Leaders have courage. This allows them to make tough choices, it allows them to take calculated risks. Courage is their ?secret sauce,? it?s what often separates them from lesser leaders.

This courage also helps them confront people who need to be confronted. Because they are Authentic Servant Leaders when they confront someone they will do it with compassion. They confront people for two reasons, there is a problem that needs to be corrected and they care enough to want to help the person correct it.

Sadly, Authentic Servant Leaders are few and far between so this post on confrontation is not about them.

It?s about your everyday leader, what I?d call an average leader. They are by far the largest occupier of so-called leadership positions within organizations both large and small. They do a lot of things right and some things wrong, I guess that?s why they are…

View original post 661 more words

Advertisements