Here’s a compelling article from the Young Upstarts. It’s called How to Quiet the Ego And Lead With Humility.
In it, Quint Studer shares some of his interesting observations. Here’s one that’s particularly thought-provoking:
Never ask your team to do anything you aren’t willing to do, or expect them to keep standards you yourself aren’t able or willing to keep. Humility means knowing everyone stands on level ground. Leaders don’t try to present themselves as “special” or “different.”
Have a look at the complete article for more of the author’s observations.