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5 Things Not to Say in a Leadership Role

People don’t need to be led. They’d rather have the opportunity to follow a natural leader (a guide) so that they also learn how to lead themselves and others in any given environment — be it career-related or personal. Therefore, people in leadership roles have a tremendous responsibility to speak the truth and not just “shoot from the hip.” Leaders must understand, and consider with care, the meaning of each word…




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Ali Kursun

Ali Kursun

Writes about workforce strategy, leadership, and the future of work. Founder & Managing Partner at sparkChief & Co. (

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