A rare leadership trait: Being Human

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Dr. Maya Angelou, “People will forget what you’ve said, people will forget what you did, but they will never forget the way you made them feel.”

2005. I was in Helsinki with two of my colleagues taking pictures at the stairs of the Finnish Parliament.

Myself in yellow jacket and my colleagues with Matti Vanhannen
  • Be honest, humble and approachable
  • Spend time with the team and be with them when they need
  • Recognise the potential and motivation of team members and grow them
  • Be the person I am. I can’t be genuine and be someone else at the same time.



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