We’ve been told time and time again that curiosity killed the cat. Sure, it may be the case in a few instances. When you’re curious, dangers can arise.
But there’s something much worse that leaders should fear.
Curiosity won’t be the killer of most leaders. That falls at the feet of a true killer.
Leaders must be cautious of complacency.
What Is Complacency?
Complacency, as defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary is:
Self-satisfaction especially when accompanied by unawareness of actual dangers or deficiencies
Think about the definition for a few moments. Let it sink in. Is this what you want?
The Dangers of Complacency
Leaders are called leaders for a reason. They get out there and blaze a new trail. Leaders take their staff to new heights.