Power Breeds Overconfidence in Leaders
We received an excellent article from Strategy+Business this week. It summarized research that confirms that a leader’s ability to listen is inversely related to the level of power that leader holds. Retaining a mindset that the truth does not rely in one place or person, and keeping true listening skills sharp, can mitigate this fault and keep the leader fully connected, enabling better decision-making. Another reminder that the Pursuit of Truth is a core principal of better leadership.
The Decision-Making Flaw in Powerful People (free registration required)