What is leadership?
Leadership involves pointing the way and getting others to follow willingly.
Qualities of Founders
Trailblazers; able to endure uncertainties and unknowns; adaptable; and able to withstand ambiguity.
What makes a leader effective?
Effective leaders exhibit a determination to do whatever is needed to lead their companies to success.
Giving employees authority to make decisions or take actions on their own.
A document that expresses future plans in monetary terms.
short range plan
A plan that governs a firms operations for one year or less.
A firm’s overall plan for the future.
Two way communication process used to resolve differences.
Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE)
An SBA-sponsored group of retired executives who give free advice to small businesses.
The process of developing mutually beneficial relationships.