Being a politician might seem like an easy life and at the same time, just like leading in organisations, there are some major challenges.
So what can we learn about leadership from politics?
Lesson 1: Putting Up Counter Arguments Is Easy
Lesson 2: Achieving Change Is Tough
Lesson 3: Chopping And Changing Creates Doubt
Lesson 4: You Can Quickly Lose Raving Fans
Lesson 5: Listen Before You Take Big Decisions
Lesson 6: It Is All About Choices
The Bottom Line: Leading, whether in business or in politics, is a major challenge.
Duncan Brodie of Goals and Achievements helps accountants and health professionals to become highly effective leaders and managers. He invites you to take advantage of his free audio e-course Leadership Success at www.goalsandachievements.co.uk
Since 2006 I’ve worked with in excess of 7,000 accountants and professionals in workshops, seminars and one to one helping them land their next jobs and become better leaders, presenters and business partners. Before that I spent 25 years in accountancy climbing the career ladder from Payments Clerk to FD. I’m a CIMA Fellow, Certified Professional Coach and Team Coach Facilitator.