Scoring the Leadership Equation and 2016 SMART Goals

The Qualities of a Great Leader?

Unbridled passion, deep expertise and average empathy…is this the profile of a great leader? While it might be an exciting place to work, the raw enthusiasm will end up chaffing someone at some point.

Are you willing to deal with it if you’re accomplishing great things together?

Hopefully yes, as long as the leader commits to working on the empathy piece when setting 2016 goals.

2016 S.M.A.R.T. Goals

When setting your 2016 goals, what elements of the leadership equation do you seek to develop?

We dig into this topic and more in episode #37. Please watch!

Episode Rundown

Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals

  • Specific
  • Measurable
  • Achievable
  • Relevant
  • Time-bound

Scoring the Leadership Equation on a scale of 1-10.

  • Passionshutterstock_154788275
  • Expertise
  • Empathy

Lastly, to drive your thought leadership agenda, we answer the question, “should you build and manage your own website ( or just execute your thought leadership strategy on social media platforms?”

Facebook and the other social media platforms are changing the nature of our web experience and making it harder for independent websites to thrive.

It’s complicated, and I would love to hear your thoughts.