The 12 Most Obvious Signs of a Wise Leader | PEOPLE BUILDING | Scoop.it
Many leaders are making decisions with a short-term focus & it's time we find wise ones. Here are twelve signs you've found a wise leader.

 

We live in an era of haste-based folly. These are the days of rapid rewards, speed dating, quick trim and slim fast. As impatience increases, decisions grow more and more short-sighted. The faster we move, the more likely we are to speak and act without thinking of long-term consequences.

 

Folly, the opposite of wisdom, can be defined as “a tragic lack of forethought.” I assert that today’s leaders, in all walks of life, are increasingly acting, speaking and making decisions with a short-term focus. This must change or the consequences will be painful.