"Leadership" can be an elusive quality. How does one become a better leader? And what makes a great leader? Although there are no easy answers to these questions, key elements of leadership -- including communication, delegation, and team building -- can be studied and developed.
To help you learn more about what you can do to improve leadership in your company (both your own and the leadership skills of those around you), we've compiled Inc.com's best resources on the topic. Bookmark this guide so you can easily consult it for inspiration and advice.
Leading your company through an economic downturn or crisis takes a leader with commitment and vision. Here are some stragtegies for finding the courageous leader within you who will help you and your company survive adverse circumstances.
Being an authentic leader means ensuring that one's corporate actions and rhetoric are aligned, that such actions are meaningful (as opposed to superficial, headline-grabbing moves), and that one's public persona and private self are not at odds.
Lies come in all shapes, sizes and colors, but large or small, they can still have damaging effects on the people around you. Avoid telling them with these strategies for engaging in honest communications with employees and peers.
It's an entrepreneurial condition that goes by many names. And for many owners of smaller companies, it's the affliction that both keeps them from effectively expanding their business and from enjoying its success.