Like any classic, Bernard Bass’s book, Leadership and Performance Beyond Expectations, remains relevant 30 years post-publication. He said leaders who transform their environment, and the people around them:
-Demonstrates integrity and fairness.
-Sets clear goals that require stretch.
-Has high expectations of herself and others.
-Encourages others to perform well – to be and do their best.
-Recognizes others for contributions and a job well done.
-Gets others to consider the good of the whole.
-She captivates the hearts and minds of followers and inspires them to pursue goals that seem unlikely or impossible.
-People feel good about themselves in her presence…more confident and capable.
Step up and create the transformation that’s needed in your workplace.