When it comes to Margaret Thatcher, there has never been any in between. People either loved or hated her.
One thing that can be said to her defense though, is that she never veered off course. She was not afraid to make hard decisions and stick to them.
In his article, Stuart Maister shares some great insights on the Iron Lady and the lessons to learn from her years of leadership. They are especially relevant to companies interested in leveraging social media the right way.
"She was straightforward, direct, authentic. But that didn’t stop her cleverly allowing herself to be packaged for television to sell her ideas more effectively. Packaged authenticity is the secret of great broadcast communication."