Welcome to the end of 2019 week 47. The leadership week. This week the focus was all about what makes a good leader, and also, what makes a bad one. Here is a quick summary of what happened.
📅 Monday: Is there a difference between leadership and management?
Is every manager a leader? Is every leader a manager? Is there a difference? This question as been asked over and over again, and most likely will not be fully answered by this post.
📅 Tuesday: 5 reasons why leadership is important
Leadership is an extremely important function that every manager should have. A good leader helps their teams grow, achieve goals and maximizes their effectiveness over their efficiency.
📅 Wednesday: There are 6 leadership styles, which one is yours?
“A good leader should be…”
This is an interesting question. Usually, we talk about leadership as a general term, but similar to people, there are different styles of leadership.
📅 Thursday: 5 traits of a bad leader that you need to be aware
Last week I talked about 5 things that would make you a better leader, you can read more about it here. Today I will talk about 5 things that will make you a bad leader, and the impact they may have on your team.
📅 Friday: 3 pieces of advice for young leaders
If you follow this simple list, I guarantee that you will be a better leader than most of the ones out there. And if you fail sometimes, don’t worry.
💡 Saturday: Diary of half a week
A retrospective of the week that passed and what I’ve learned from it.
I am currently flying to Marseilles to attend a Dev conference for Axian where I am going to present my journey to agility and give a workshop. If the recording goes well I will share it here.