Heading into leadership, you’re starry eyed and hopeful. You have great ambition. And you know you’re going to get things done.
Then reality hits. Leadership is hard. Harder than you expected at least.
When you entered leadership, you didn’t know everything. You still don’t.
But there are some key things every leader must know.
I love leadership. It’s a lot of fun with a huge portion of challenge tossed in.
You’re interacting with others. You’re helping people become the best version of they can be. And you’re changing the world.
Then reality hits. There’s the leadership obstacles no one told you about. Then you become discouraged.
Today, I want to share with you the things I’ve come to realize every leader must know.
8 Things Every Leader Must Know
1. Leadership isn’t about you:
Let’s get the elephant in the room out of the way. We’re often led to believe that leadership is about the leader.