THE 3 MOST DANGEROUS MISTAKES LEADERS MAKE by Patrick Lencioni 

So you want to be a leader?  Just got a promotion?  Read this great post from Patrick Lencioni. Read and lead accordingly…

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1) Leaders who are leaders for the wrong reason (notoriety, fame, money, titles, benefits, etc.).

Kids growing up wanting to be known as a leader, not necessarily because they want to make a difference. Good reason to be a leader: Sacrifice yourself for the good of others even when you don’t know if or when there will be any return on your investment. If you want to be a leader for yourself, you will leave a trail of tears behind.Patrick: “I’m tired of hearing about “servant leadership” — because I don’t think there is any other kind.” The only real payoff for leadership is eternal.

2) Leaders who fail to embrace vulnerability

Read the rest here:  http://leadingsmart.com/leadingsmart/2014/8/the-3-most-dangerous-mistakes-leaders-make

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