December 10, 2009

Leadership: Paying Your Dues


"You're gonna have to serve somebody."

Bob Dylan




Is it possible to be a good leader if you were never a good follower?

2 comments:

  1. No, and the military proves that conclusively. Every military leader is first a follower. You cannot successfully lead if you have not followed.

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  2. Anyone can give orders but few can really lead. Great leaders are those whose followers do so willingly and for that, you must been a follower once yourself.

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