Originally published 5.18.09
by Jesse Muhammad
It has been stated by the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan that the best leaders are the best servants. Whether you are the head of a corporation or a community organization, it’s all about service. How do you measure up as a leader?
Here are a few tips:
Leadership Tip#1: Community service is not showing up for the cameras….but for the people.
Leadership Tip#2: You can’t be effective being intimidated by talented people around you.
Leadership Tip#3: Stop E.G.O. trippin….Excessively Getting Offended
Leadership Tip#4: Don’t confuse delegating with duty dodging. Be the example.
Leadership Tip#5: Be a catalyst not a catastrophe for your team.
Leadership Tip#6: Your lip service should not outweigh your actions.
Leadership Tip#7: Have solution-oriented meetings not boring self-boasting sessions.
Leadership Tip#8: Follow up on tasks given to people…start with yourself
Leadership Tip#9: Stay in the mode of a student daily to become a better leader. Soak up information!
Leadership Tip#10: Remember humility is not weakness but hidden power