When being smart becomes an obstacle
This insightful article describes the type of experiences smart people will be able to identify with. In our work with leadership we will find these characteristics to be key in hindering success and development. Becoming aware of what holds you back is part of then being able to consciously act in more effective ways, even if it feels very counterintuitive at first. Uncovering, acknowledging and then eagerly growing in the unchartered territories is what distinguishes great leaders. Definitely worth a read to see where you would score yourself.