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The Dark Side of Leadership

Source: http://www.boredpanda.com/365-photography-project-daily-life-darth-vader-pawel-kadysz/ Everybody wants to lead.  In American society, leadership is synonymous with power and influence. Most leadership authors frequently discuss ways to be a better leaders and the strategies always seem straightforward. Tactics identified usually speak to the higher nature of our personalities. “Be a positive example”; “Engage your employees”; “Happy employees make for …

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The Emperor’s New Clothes: The Power of Followership

Most books discuss leadership in a vacuum as if leaders can accomplish the things they do without help from others. When success is achieved the leader gets all the credit. But great leaders are sometimes created because of those who they lead.  Without good followers, leaders can never achieve success.  Let me explain using a …

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How Race and Labor Economics Relates to Eric Garner

A few weeks ago former Mayor Giuliani claimed that Black-on Black crime is not addressed by Black leaders.  Not only is his statement not true, it is irrelevant.  Furthermore, the statistics describing intra-racial crime, 84% for Whites and 93% for Blacks, is not a huge difference. Intra-racial crime is expected to be high anyway because …

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