As a business owner with employees, you are also a boss. But how do you become an effective leader of your troops? Like many entrepreneurs, you may have started your business with little or no prior management experience. If so, to become a strong leader, you may have to learn on the fly.

Our Management leadership page offers ideas and resources that can help you understand what it takes to hone your craft as a leader. You will also find our list of Essential Qualities of a Strong Leader highlighting attributes such as:

  • Conviction
  • Sharing your "team" vision
  • Communication
  • Delegation of tasks
  • Rewarding your employees

For more information on leadership, check out the Management and operations section of Leadership skills.