As 2008 drew to a close, most commentators agreed that it had been a bad year. There was certainly a lot of bad news and many challenges. With everything that happened though, I think that it was a good opportunity to see the importance of sound strategic leadership, because that is what will allow us to pull ourselves out of the situation.
Here are some key characteristics of effective strategic leaders:
This list is probably not exhaustive, but it is a good start. Feel free to add your own characteristics or criteria to define what effective strategic leadership means to you. Take the opportunity at the start of this New Year to analyze your own behaviour and actions as a strategic leader in the light of these items. This is also an excellent opportunity to adjust your approaches to become more effective in the strategic realm.Back to newsletters