“Not that leaders need to be overly 'nice'; the emotional art of leadership includes pressing the reality of work demands without unduly upsetting people.”
The book explores the critical role of emotional intelligence in leadership and offers a practical guide to any leader who wants to be able to flex their leadership style depending on the situation they face.
1. The no.1 trait of any exceptional leader is their EQ and their ability to engage with and relate to the people they lead.
2. There are 6 leadership styles, each of them can work well if used in the right context and in the right way. Neither of them are better or worse than the others.
3.The 6 styles are: Visionary, Coaching, Affiliative, Democratic, Pace-setting, and Commanding.
READ IF: You are interested in the different leadership styles and how to use them to your advantage in order to become an effective leader.