On Leadership: What leaders can learn from the World Cup
World-class athletes competing at the highest level for the most coveted trophy in the world, producing awe-inspiring moments of brilliance. Welcome to the 2018 FIFA World Cup! I once again have been seduced by the beautiful game, mesmerized by the otherworldly skill of these magician soccer players. They make difficult skills look elementary, and have turned jaw-dropping technique into the ordinary. Being swept away by the World Cup, I repeatedly have been asking myself about the national team coaches. Who are they, and what leadership qualities do they have in common, if any? How do they get their players to follow them?