As an executive you probably feel like you have the weight of the world on your shoulders most days. We’ve all been through those sleepless nights wondering, “How can I do this alone?” The savvy executive intuits that having a high-performing team behind you is the antidote. Many leaders try to do it alone because they’ve had a lot of success as individuals. They believe they should be able to solve any problem. And sometimes they just don’t have the team they need.
In this article, Suzanne Bates, CEO, makes the clear case for why CEOs must move beyond the hero mindset and build a great leadership team to work with them to deliver on their strategic imperative. It’s not just a “nice-to-have,” it’s the key to better results.