I Don’t Think Leaders Think as Much as You Think They Think…


I’m a morning person. It’s rare that I’m not well into my day by 6:00 a.m. (It’s not virtue or discipline; it’s just the way I’m wired. When I wake up, its as good as I get all day, and its downhill from there!) Because of this, I often spend time hugging a cup of caffeine and reading, writing, or reflecting at a coffee house before I actually go to the office. I shocked some students the other day by confessing that this is frequently the last time I think all day.

Okay, so I don’t truly turn off my brain when I hit the office,  but it turns out that the whirlwind of my work day doesn’t lend itself to thoughtful consideration, so leadership feels a lot less deliberative and cognitive than it does visceral and intuitive– more about reacting than thinking per se. Most leaders tell me they…

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