|After I read this post, I think Joel Peterson is telling us the foundation of successful “great” leadership is:1. It is all about what you do and not so much about what you say.
2. People are more important than your product.
3. People need to believe in what they do and a successful leader helps them stay on track.Next time you have a leadership decision to make it would be helpful to remember these three principles.
3 Core Principles of Great Leadership
September 23, 2013
Being a great leader isn’t about big words. It’s about real action. A good leader makes inspiring speeches and has exciting ideas. But a great leader takes action.
Joel Peterson, chairman of JetBlue Airways and founder of Peterson Partners and Peterson Ventures, wrote a post on LinkedIn outlining the importance of a leader’s deeds, not words. Here are three of the management principles he lives by as a leader.
Act out your mission.
Invest in people over product.
Make meaning the endgame.