An insightful look at what’s wrong with our political leaders today. All that makes an individual leader great has been scrubbed out by the desire to keep the surrounding political machine in business.
The political consultants that ‘massage the message’ have gummed up the works.
We desperately need to get back to a ‘get in, do an outstanding job, and get out’ ethos in politics. The erosion of the distinction between campaigning and leading has had deleterious effects.
NYTimes: The Leadership Emotions