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Why You Shouldn’t be a Thought Leader

The term, ‘thought leader,’ gets banded around, but it’s a distraction. Don’t be a thought leader, be yourself.

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Nothing gives me quite so much disdain as when I read in a job description, “you should be a thought leader.” I know it is, like almost everything else in job descriptions, a throwaway line, a setup for an interview…

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