I am presenting the final keynote at the British Quality Foundation Annual Leadership Conference and drafting an article for the Process Excellence Network which is focusing on Leadership for February. So it got me thinking.
A huge number of books have been written on the traits of a leader, the role of a leader and becoming a leader. Here is an alternative list. But it is sometimes interesting is to look down the other end of the telescope.
What is it like to be a follower? Followers are critical to validate the raison d’etre of the leader? In this inspirational video by Derek Sivers he explains the critical relationship between leader and follower and how together you can make a difference.