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.

-Provides support.

-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.

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