Finding Your Voice
In a February 9, 2021 WSJ article, James Freis, the new CEO of Wirecard, (the German payments company embroiled in an international, multi-billion dollar fraud) gave a brutally honest critique of the situation, “so many people could have and should have stepped up,” Mr. Freis said.
Communication and leadership go hand-in-hand. Thousands of pages, hours of podcasts and numerous books all talk about the need for clear communication and how excellent leaders are excellent communicators. All true, but there is a difference between communicating and having a voice.