Most commonly leaders lead from the front. There is nothing wrong with that, usually. But, if you?re only leading from the front you run the danger of getting too far out in front of your people and when you turn around there?s actually no one there anymore.
Authentic Servant Leaders never outrun their people in their rush to succeed.
Hopefully you?ve found yourself in a leadership position because in some way, or perhaps many ways, you have outrun your competition for the position. If that?s the case then one of the first things you need to do upon becoming a leader is slow your roll. Stop trying to outrun everyone else, the race is over.
If you consistently outrun the people you?re supposed to be leading it won?t be long before you?re leading no one. You may have incredibly high expectations for yourself but it is a mistake to transfer…
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