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Leading So People Will Follow by Erika Andersen

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How to Be Farsighted

You may be thinking, Okay, but how do I become more farsighted if that’s not one of my strengths? Fortunately, my colleagues and I have gotten clearer over the years on the specific behaviors that make up each of these leadership attributes. And that’s good news for you, because it means you and I can spend the rest of this chapter, and part of each chapter that follows, figuring out how you can develop your own capability in each of these areas.

We start with farsighted. When you deconstruct this element, these are the key behaviors of which it consists:

Leaders Who Are Farsighted

1. See possible futures that are good for the enterprise
2. Articulate their vision in a compelling and inclusive way
3. Model their vision ...

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