Governance is the challenge that faces every leader. The ability to get things done is management’s role.
The ability to inspire people to get those things done right is a leader’s responsibility. Trust is vital to inspiration.
Mark Twain opined, “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”
This is good advice for anyone seeking to provide backbone to governance and substance to actions that benefit individuals as well as organizations.
John Baldoni is chair of leadership development at N2Growth, is an internationally recognized leadership educator and executive coach. In 2014, Trust Across America named him to its list of top 100 most trustworthy business experts. Also in 2014, Inc.com named Baldoni to its list of top 100 leadership experts, and Global Gurus ranked him No. 11 on its list of global leadership experts. Baldoni is the author of more than a dozen books, including his newest, “MOXIE: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy Leadership.”
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