— John Quincy Adams
According to the dictionary, leadership is “leading a group of people or an organization.” John Quincy Adams’s quote describes how a leader inspires others to follow. Some of the best leaders continuously strive to be better people. The best leaders listen, understand the viewpoints of others, but most importantly, use build a network of trust and collaboration that inspires others and empowers them to grow. The best workplace leaders give their employees a high bar, as well as the time and resources to do great work.