Read this entire article to learn what the #1 job of a leader is.
“Ask any group of businesspeople the question “What do effective leaders do?” and you’ll hear a sweep of answers. Leaders set strategy; they motivate; they create a mission; they build a culture. Then ask “What should leaders do?” If the group is seasoned, you’ll likely hear one response: the leader’s singular job is to get results.”
Read the rest here: http://hbr.org/2000/03/leadership-that-gets-results/