Why Results Oriented Leaders Fail?

Results orientation is a "must have" trait of a successful leader. Right? This article discusses the pitfalls of results orientation - how overachieving leaders destroy long term value and, in the process, their careers.

Download Document: Documents are in common file formats such as Microsoft Word (doc), Powerpoint (ppt), Excel (xls,csv,xlsx), and Adobe pdf.

Related Categories

Related Topics

Related Articles

"What the Heck Is Wrong With My Leadership?"

In 1998, I sold part of my company (which I had founded in 1986, when I was 13) to the Finnish IT services firm Tieto . Two years later we made it a full merger, and I joined the Tieto management team. I was used to managing 200 Finnish nerds, w...

11 Leadership Competencies of the IT Leader

This excellent presentation addresses the issue of IT leadership head on. The theory of leadership may be universally applicable but its customization to the unique situation IT leaders face might make all the difference.

11 Profiles in Bad Leadership Behavior

Recognizing where you fall short in your management style and then developing a plan to strengthen those areas can mean the difference between being a boss and being a leader. It can also make a difference in how far you advance in your IT management...

Can You Predict Leadership Failures?

Every once in a while, executives who should know better do stupid things . They seem to have it all, but they act like they want to lose it all. Which begs the question: Where in the psychology of the individual does corruption reside? Wha...

The Must-Have Leadership Skill

"We hired a new CEO, but had to let him go after just seven months," the chairman of an East Coast think tank complained to me recently. "His resume looked spectacular, he did splendidly in all the interviews. But within a week or two we were heari...

The Wickedness Behind Most 21st-Century Leadership Failures

It's not typically the wickedness of leaders (or of boards, for that matter) that gets companies into trouble. It's their failure to effectively manage the wickedness of the problems they face — problems that resist obvious solutions. Wicked...

Posted on 12/03/2013 by

Why Results Oriented Leaders Fail? author Webmaster1



For ThoughtLeader

CIO Index

Our Focus is On Your Agenda

CIO Index is the world's largest professional network for CIOs - of the CIO, for the CIO, by the CIO. 

Over 75,000 CIOs and other IT Executives use CIO Index to Learn, Network and Share.


Cioindex, Inc.

  • (+1) 800-309-3550
  • Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:00 pm
  • 375 North Stephanie St., Ste 1411, Henderson, NV 89014