Primal Leadership


“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.


KEY TAKEAWAYS:

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.