Leadership and business go hand in hand when it’s about growing one’s business nothing can ensure long term growth as well as development as strong leadership. Take any giants of business or pioneers of any businesses we will find Strong leadership at its very heart. Leadership is important in business as it helps to build the capacity of the management to not only set targets and goals but deliver it in time without failing the expectations. It is an essential part of the business because it creates a conducive atmosphere for making decisive decisions along with fast actions and outruns the competition and expectations of the clients and consumers by Inspiring everyone in the organisation to bring out the best in them and deliver at the highest level they can.
These words of Jack Welch clearly reflects the essence and essentialness of Strong Leadership in Business. Here are the 5 reasons why strong leadership is indispensable to a business and the merits of having it in place.
Implements vision and values:
Every business at its very inception, when it’s conceived as an idea is conceived along with a vision on which the foundation of that company is ought to be built. But as time passes by sometimes this vision can fade away in daily hassles and in even in struggle to make business running. But when there’s a strong leader is at the helm, he/she ensures that everyone stays grounded to the vision and values with which the business was laid down and build on the same
Great Businesses are made up of an innovative idea and excellent staff. But if there are constantly hiring and firing going on at the workplace, it can undermine the present as well as future prospects of growth of any business. A happy and contented workforce is what ensures that there are growth and productive work going on. Something only a strong leader can ensure by motivating, leading and guiding everyone.
Ensures effective communication:
Many a time there is a need of making big decisions and implementing it from top to the Bottom Decisions which introduces new strategy or strategical changes in the direction. At that time it is of immense importance to communicate these changes in direction or the new strategy in place with crystal clear directions to avoid miscommunication. A strong leader stands at the centre of these activities and implementation of the same.
Strong business leaders are the key behind motivated and ardent employees, as they via various measures and in implementation of schemes and reward systems keeps them motivated and happy. As recognising and appreciating their hard work is important to keep them at their best.
Provides appropriate resources:
Leaders ensure that there is no dearth of resources at hand and gives their best to avail the necessary right tools to help the team execute their job effectively. By doing this they not only lift their productivity but also gives a positive message that the organisation and they themselves care for the Employees or the colleagues
Everyone who works in a firm is working for the company. Thus, all the company staff members mustn’t be only aware of the company’s requirements but also capable of implementing them. This is where leaders come in. Leaders are the ones who educate and train their employees on how to achieve the objectives set by the company. They are the ones who guide the company on what they want and when they want it. A leader in the heart and soul of a company.
By pondering upon these reasons we can bring about the much-needed leadership into various departments of our business to grow it exponentially, for instance, we can look at Reza Satchu who is the President and Chief Executive Officer & Director at Alignvest Acquisition Corp, Managing Partner at Alignvest Management Corp. and Managing Partner at Alignvest Private Capital. Reza Satchu is also founder, former Co-Chair and Founding Chairman of Next Canada. Who has been appreciated for his strong leadership qualities which were instrumental in building his business and taking it to new highs.