CHAPTER 6

Energizing Leaders

Personal Perspectives on Boosting Energy

What does boosting and sustaining your organization’s energy imply for you personally as a leader? What are the personal requirements and commitments that you must develop? In this concluding chapter, we add a new perspective on the key concepts introduced throughout the book by focusing on the challenges and opportunities you as a leader personally face when energizing your company.

The leadership strategies and activities we recommend—from monitoring your organization’s energy to slaying the dragon or winning the princess—work only when you and other leaders across the organization are willing and able to manage your own energy effectively. You might ask yourself, for example, ...

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