The mind-boggling stories of unintentional leadership breathe color into every headline. From the Coach of the New Orleans Saints to John Edwards to the “improper conduct” of HP and Best Buy CEOs, it is almost difficult to be surprised anymore.
Each incident, however, is exacting an additional toll on leadership, forcing the rest of us leaders to stay vigilant to the power we wield.
Here are two irritating examples of accidental leadership creating missed opportunity to intentionally lead:
Lady Gaga’s Missed Opportunity
Superstar Lady Gaga has protested against cruelty to animals. (even wearing a dress...