And when it does, most everyone in the room will nod in agreement that we definitely influence others through our actions - especially when we are in a leadership role. In my time leading healthcare organizations, I’ve found those who best lead by example do so for the organization’s benefit. It’s never about ego.
I've compiled this list of the Top 10 most powerful attributes of “lead by example” behavior I’ve observed over the years (and I work hard to practice these):
Leading would be much easier if we could say all the right things all the time. But we’re all just human. So while words do matter - what we do and how we act matters far more. Those around us watch our feet more than our lips.
Michael is an executive coach, entrepreneur, investor, and strategist with 30 years of experience leading investor-backed, high-growth organizations.
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