It's not easy to be a leader. It takes a lot of time and effort, but the rewards are that you get to impact other people's lives on a daily basis. What I've personally learned about leadership in my 20+ year corporate career and now being the CEO and visionary of my own company, Beyond Brave Co., is that leadership is about making sacrifices for your employees.
Modern leadership is about being brave and having faith in your team. In order to be an impactful leader, we need to develop the skills to bring people together in a way that brings more meaning to their lives at work and home.
We also need to be able to anticipate the needs of our employees. We cannot be great, brave leaders unless we give up our own ambitions and focus on maximizing the potential and well-being of those whom we lead.
Here are the 5 most impactful books that helped me grow as a leader. You'll be surprised to see that these are not the typical business leadership books!...