Successful leadership in times of crisis » Tribune Online


On good days, a leader’s job is simple: Keep the company running, employees productive, and customers happy.

What distinguishes a great leader is how she responds in times of crisis. Does she panic, seeing uncertainty ahead? Or does she see the bigger picture — the fact that more than money is at stake; that people must put themselves and their loved ones ahead of business needs?

Lives are on the line, and business leaders have a responsibility to be there for their communities, whether they can be there in person or not.

Your employees and customers know that. What they are looking for is whether you’re up to snuff as a leader. Here’s how they decide:


  1. Concern for…

Source: Nigerian Tribune