“Leadership is for other people, it seems. Leadership is for someone who has unusual amounts of courage, insight or perhaps arrogance. Except that’s not true. That’s a myth perpetuated by folks who’d rather have you comply with their instructions.”
Seth Godin’s got no shortage of smart observations about the present and future state of work, so when he compiles them into a post like this it’s worth checking out.
His 17 ideas for the modern world of work include to dance with fear, see the end before you begin the journey, and realize culture defeats everything.