Being a good leader requires a great deal of determination, hard work and enthusiasm. A good boss has the ability to transform a small business into an effective and well-oiled machine with happy and efficient employees. With the nature of small businesses bad leadership is arguably more noticeable and, as with any business, damaging; however we all have to potential to be great leaders, to the benefit of employees, the business and ourselves. Whether you’re in charge of a team of 5 or 50, Unum’s infographic below delves into the key skills and processes behind all good business leaders.

 
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Source: Unum.co.uk
 
Author: Will Bridges is an HR Consultant at Unum, one of the UK’s leading financial protection insurers. Unum specialise in providing Income Protection through the workplace, and are committed to helping the UK’s workforce get a back-up plan. Visit them online at: http://unum.co.uk