Great Leadership Means Ensuring the Company Can Survive Without You

October 18, 2018

Is being indispensable a sign of a great leader? Not according to a recent post on the blog RapidStart Leadership.

When success or failure depends on one person, the company is left vulnerable. A great leader will take the time to identify and train “seconds” who can help strengthen the company today and ensure it survives beyond their tenure.

Some other benefits of training seconds:

See the full posting: “Who’s Your Second? Are We Really Leading, or Just in Charge?