What is integrity?

There’s an old adage that says actions speak louder than words, but in the realm of leadership, it’s the harmony between the two that truly speaks volumes.

Leadership isn’t just about setting directions and making promises. It’s about ensuring that our commitments and what we say, are perfectly mirrored in our actions, what we do. When these two align seamlessly, that’s where the magic happens – a golden space we call ‘Integrity’.

Integrity isn’t a mere checkbox on the list of leadership qualities. It’s the very foundation that fosters trust and respect from your team. Every time we speak, our words set an expectation. And every action we take either validates that promise or breaks it. But here’s the good news: when our actions consistently back up our words, we not only earn respect, we set the bar high for those around us.

By Megan Volo

Gary Ryan helps talented professionals, their teams and organisations, move Beyond Being Good®