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How to Simplify Leadership

February 21, 2013

For a manager in any organization, the task of designing and delivering a project on time and on budget sometimes can seem overwhelming. Team members look to their leaders to create a vision and explain how a project will be successfully executed. General Colin Powell once said, “Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers.” The key to achieving successful results lies in making the task as simple to understand as possible. In addition, communicating clearly, concisely, and with clarity of thought helps managers simplify leadership. 

In this Words on Wise Management article, FHSG expert Jerry Glass discusses how simplifying leadership is the key to achieving successful results.