Leaderly Quote: We All Have Doubts…

In her article, Five X-Factors that Mark Out a Leader, Nina Simosko, President and CEO of NTT Innovation Institute Inc. (NTT i3) shared that leadership  can (and should) be found at every level of a business. She expands on five qualities that mark out a leader, one of which is fearlessness.

“We all have doubts,”  wrote Simosko, ” but leaders must be willing to back themselves. This can be characterized as fearlessness, but I prefer to think about this as imaginative risk taking. The leader must be able to weigh up the options, assess the risks imaginatively, and then take decisions.”

What will you do to demonstrate fearlessness today?

Jo Miller

Jo Miller is a globally renowned authority on women’s leadership. She’s dedicated two decades to helping women advance into positions of influence by leveraging their leadership strengths. Based on her work with hundreds of thousands of women, she developed a pragmatic and powerful roadmap that guides women to become the leaders they aspire to be. Jo shares this proven process in her book Woman of Influence: 9 Steps to Build Your Brand, Establish Your Legacy, and Thrive (McGraw Hill, 2019.)

Jo is CEO of leadership development, consulting and research firm Be Leaderly. Learn more about her speaking engagements at www.JoMiller.com and follow @Jo_Miller on Twitter.

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