Editor’s note: This podcast episode is a recording of a post published in November 2010.
Tall tales and moments of glory are what leaders are proud to share with their teams; they’re what people marvel at and revel in. Leaders often don’t tell the whole story, though. What they conceal are the very lessons that their teammates need to learn the most: the dark parts.
To illustrate, I share a true story from when I served as a logistics officer in the armed forces. Business is a battlefield – are your people prepared?
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