Perhaps the ultimate paradox about leadership is that it is both enormously complex and ridiculously simple
We all know it when we experience it. We can easily rattle off some leadership attributes and qualities. Yet describing one's own leadership philosophy requires that we take pause and assess ourselves. And that is not so easy.
I sum up my view of leadership in the acronym RESPECT:
A true leader accepts the responsibility that comes with the freedom to make decisions.
To me, leadership is about being responsible for the rest of what follows in RESPECT: