Tag Archives: Margaret Heffernan

Margaret Heffernan on the Dangers of Charismatic Leadership

I’ve just discovered Margaret Heffernan’s insightful summaries about organizational leadership, innovation and business practices. This article about the dangers of charismatic leadership punctures a few myths about our Western culture’s fascination with persuasive risk-takers. Visionaries can be wonderful — unless they become narcissistic and forget the purpose of leadership. She notes what a lot of […]