September 2015 – Leadership Lessons from Kim Jong Un?

Leadership Lessons from Kim Jong Un?

There must be a lot we can learn about the delicate art of leadership from someone who actually carries the title “Supreme Leader”.

And in fact Kim Jong Un’s unique style of leadership did catch the eye of a Forbes columnist. (click here to read more)

Along with the obvious don’t-dos (e.g., don’t use anti-aircraft guns on your management team), there are several EQ-centered lessons we can learn from the slip-ups of the “Dear Young General” including:

  • Use your power only when you need to.
  • Serve your people (not the reverse).
  • Keep your allies close.
  • Learn from your dissenters.

Are there any leadership styles you use that might be best left on the battlefield?