Crazy Enough to Win (For Those Who Love the Game of Business)

Is the Leader Too Smart for the Team's Good? Uncovering the Hidden Perils of Solo Brilliance

December 29, 2023 John Grubbs Season 4 Episode 13
Crazy Enough to Win (For Those Who Love the Game of Business)
Is the Leader Too Smart for the Team's Good? Uncovering the Hidden Perils of Solo Brilliance
Show Notes

Are you the most intelligent person on the team you lead? If so, the team may get held back by your knowledge. By not finding people with more intellectual horsepower, you may be the reason the team will not achieve anything more significant in 2024. When discussing the concept of a leader being the most intelligent person in the room, it's essential to consider both the potential advantages and the significant dangers and limitations that this situation can present. While intelligence is undoubtedly an asset in leadership, it can also lead to various issues affecting team dynamics, innovation, and decision-making processes. This episode an exploration of these dangers and limitations...Hang on and enjoy the ride!