We are all leaders! and Trust is the main ingredient to be a successful one

Leadership skills are critical enough that every single one of us should know its components.

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We are all leaders. Some lead big corporations that push through the edge of technology, some lead groups to save the ocean, the forest, climate change, you name it... but we all have to lead ourselves as individuals.

Trust is the main ingredient for successful leadership. No one will follow a leader that can’t be trusted. But what builds trust?

Frances Frei, a professor at the Harvard Business School, decomposes trust in three components: authenticity, empathy, logic.

That’s why leading by example has a really strong effect. We can communicate, demonstrate empathy and authenticity in one action. Gain trust, and lead effectively.

We can start by being authentic, empathetic, and communicative with ourselves.