- Broad-based Leadership vs. High-visibility Leaders
- - Independence vs. Interdependence - Long-term vs. Short-term
- Creativity vs. Discipline
-Trust vs. Change
-Bureaucracy Busting vs. Economies of Scale
-People vs. Productivity
-Leadership vs. Capability
-Revenue Growth vs. Cost ContainmentI'm sure many of these choices sound familiar to you as economic development leaders. Which are the biggest issues or concerns for you as a leader? Which are most important to your board.
Source: The Nine Dilemmas Leaders Face, Fortune Magazine, March 1996.
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