Creativity is the overlooked success factor
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Posted by: Matthew Montoya
What do you think is the biggest challenge to becoming a great business leader?
We pondered that question ourselves last week and asked some of Everett Community College's business management students to share their answers.
Here is a sampling of some their perspectives, from managing employees to responding to change.
• "The greatest challenge is bringing up your entire team to someday be leaders themselves," said Mark Weeks of Lake Stevens.
• "To have the resilience to bounce back from mistakes and downfalls and come up with new ideas to recover and fix problems," said Jamie Alarcon of Mount Vernon.
• "Leading people to embrace change -- managing change is essential to success in any organization," said Chris Dott of Marysville.
• "Getting your employees to take ownership of the project as if they were online competing or their reputation was on the line," said Carlos Veliz Jr. of Everett.
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