One of the first lessons we learn as entrepreneurs is that nothing is ever certain. We have to learn how to navigate turbulent waters while leading a team. In the face of adversity, our true colors as leaders are revealed.

In this episode, you’ll hear my approach to leadership in difficult times.

I share 6 principles that will help you maintain transparency, while preserving team morale. 

I also share how to admit your mistakes and be human, without creating needless panic and anxiety. 

You’ll hear what not to do through the example of companies like Zirtual, which shut down unexpectedly.

I also share what scares me as a leader, but how relying on preparation and “banking” good ideas can hedge your bets and create stability.

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Other Resources I Mention
9 Things Great Leaders Do in Difficult Times
How to Lead When You’re Feeling Afraid
The Small Business Hard Times Survival Guide

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