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David Winter is Head of Corporate Consultancy and Research at The Careers Group Consultancy, where they encourage people to ask themselves the awkward questions that will give them the best chance of growing and succeeding within their careers. David regularly trains other practitioners in advanced coaching theory and evidence-based techniques and has developed and delivered interactive workshops, thought-provoking webinars and innovative written materials on topics ranging from interview skills to strategic thinking.

Awkward questions every leader should ask themselves

Awkward questions to ask yourself

Is anyone following me?
The whole point of being a leader is to guide people towards a goal. If you are forging ahead towards your glorious vision but everyone else that you are going to depend on for this vision is milling around in confusion, you are likely to fail. In this case, you are not a leader; you are just a lunatic visionary wandering off on your own into the wilderness.

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