Must read books on Leadership:
Certain people have inherent traits that make them great leaders, others have to develop into the role. Either way it’s great for aspiring leaders and natural born leaders to understand, grow, and develop their leadership skills. These are some must read books on leadership…
The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership: Follow Them and People Will Follow You (10th Anniversary Edition)
The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter, Updated and Expanded
The insurance industry has typically promoted the best technical and/or sales focused talent to positions of leadership.
Although this approach has not been catastrophic it may have failed to develop/recognize the best leadership talent equally promoting/developing true leaders. Truly getting the most out of people is a gift and this skill should be developed.
This is an issue the insurance industry needs to address for the future of the industry, especially as the industry has the opportunity to become an innovation industry.