Leading Strong PT 1. Compassion
Over the last few years, I have found that the strongest way I can lead is through compassion.
I rarely have had moments when a leader asked me to do something that is tough, strenuous, grueling, challenging, demanding, hard, tiring, exhausting, punishing, laborious, stressful, backbreaking and when coupled with compassion said no to.
There is something deep within leading strong and being lead by a strong leader that when coupled with compassion doesn’t seem so bad.
For me leading a team, I would be willing to interchange the quote “Teamwork makes the dream work” to
Brian Dodd lists these seven things that compassionate leaders do.
1.Compassionate Leaders Make Time For Others –
2.Compassionate Leaders Care About What Those They Serve Care About-
3.Compassionate Leaders Focus On Things Others Do Well –
4.Compassionate Leaders Acknowledge The Contribution Others Make –
5.Compassionate Leaders Are Genuinely Sincere –
6.Compassionate Leaders Give Others Hope –
7.Compassionate Leaders Put People Ahead Of Projects –
What are your thoughts on how to lead Strong