Many employers overlook the fact their leadership skills can have a big impact on the direction of the company.
Not everyone is a born leader. However, there are some individuals who take to it very naturally.
Nobody wants to work for a boss who makes them feel small.
And as a business leader, you’re the one who’s going to lead your company onto bigger and better heights.
Leading is about being able to give your team direction and guidance while ensuring they have the support that they need.
There is no denying the entrepreneurial spirit. It’s in our blood, and it’s in our DNA.
There are various types of leadership skills and these can benefit you at any stage in your career.
Look at every single leader or inspiring individual you’ve ever seen – they are more than compelling in their words and actions, aren’t they?
Starting a company, running a business, or becoming an entrepreneur is thrilling, challenging, and daunting in equal measure. You will require a number of different skills – confidence, assertiveness, eloquence, to name but a few.
Matt Sweetwood among Brand Quarterly’s ’50 Marketing Thought Leaders Over 50 in 2016′!
I grew up in the New Jersey suburbs with typical boyish aspirations of being a football player, astronaut, fireman or Olympian. I didn’t consider growing up to be a leader. But it happened somehow… So here’s why I lead: