Monday, July 25, 2011
Military Times -- You or somebody around you is probably perceived as a toxic leader.
A recent Army survey of civilians and soldiers from rank of E-5 to O-6 found that roughly one in five sees his or her superior as “toxic and unethical.” (Read about it in this week’s Army Times cover story “No More ‘Toxic Leaders,’” on newsstands only.)
To get a sense of what it all means, we talked to Army leadership guru George Reed. Now at the University of San Diego, he served for 27 years as an Army officer, including six years as the director of Command and Leadership Studies at the Army War College, and he has authored several articles on the topic. (Full Story)