Click here to read the full blog post: http://experiencematters.wordpress.com/2009/01/21/leadership-insights-from-obama%e2%80%99s-inauguration-speech/
This post has an interesting take on how brand promise was incorporated into Obama’s inaguration address, which will in turn shape overall strategic direction of the adminstration.
Quick snackable leadership tips in the blog included:
1. Communicate reality; transparency is key
2. Employee engagement is critical in maintaining success across an organization
3. At some point, tough decisions have to be made — so make them
4. Decisions need to align to overall beliefs of an organization
Not rocket science, but good reminders.