Senior leadership in corporate to creative environments requires a specific skillset. In my storied career as both freelance gun-for-hire and corporate worker bee, I’ve been on both sides of the fence and personally experienced a wide and colorful array of chiefs. When you’re low on the totem pole, a driven and charismatic captain is everything. Quality leadership is not just about sounding the charge and minimizing obstacles: A great leader can generate team culture, inspire genius, and push boundaries. What is the measure of a great boss? Keep scrolling to find out.
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