Teams that are highly effective at overcoming adverse conditions are capable of unleashing what I call “leaders at every level.” Unfortunately, this isn’t a light switch that can be turned on at any time. What’s required is a strategy and an intense focus on hiring, developing, and equipping people to choose to lead daily.
There are leadership lessons all around us if we just look. One great place to learn from is the world of sports. The building, coaching and leading an athletic team has so many similarities to leading an organization or team in the workplace.
One sport that provides many great examples is college football.