Leadership Essentials for a Healthy In-house Culture


Being smart doesn't necessarily make a person a great leader. At least, that's the way Rich Baer sees it.

Baer, who is General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of Qwest, Communications, recently - and poignantly- wrote a post for his blog, Reliance on Counsel, in which he points out the obvious: People in a position of authority are perceived to be smarter and, therefore, are less likely to be questioned or even asked for clarity when their direction is unclear.

This is, as Baer writes, "one of the key perils of leadership..."

Please see full article below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© TopLawyerCoach.com | Attorney Advertising

Written by:


TopLawyerCoach.com on:

Readers' Choice 2017
Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.

Already signed up? Log in here

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.