Adding “CEO” to your business card is the last selfish decision you make.
Leadership at the C-level comes with a hefty price tag. And I’m not talking about showing you the money. I’m talking about the sacrifices any CEO worth his or her paycheck makes on a daily basis. If you want to be a truly great CEO, you’ve got to suit up every day. You’ve got to be ready, willing, and able to master these five critical–yet often overlooked–skills.
Remember, at the end of the day, it’s all about how you make people feel. I feel really good about this one. What do you think?
Meet Justin Gray
Justin is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of LeadMD, the world’s largest revenue operations agency having implemented over half of the Marketo user base. Justin has made a career of launching successful companies and scaling them, with successful exits of over 200MM+ in the last decade. Justin’s latest endeavor launched in 2016 when he co-founded Six Bricks an online learning startup designed to combat employee and customer churn through experience-based education. Over the past 10 years, Justin has emerged as a strong voice for entrepreneurship, marketing and culture. As a recognized speaker, Justin has been published over 350 times in industry publications and holds his own column, Tribal Knowledge in Inc., while writing for Entrepreneur, Tech Crunch and others. Justin and his wife Jennifer met over marketing and three years later welcomed their son, Grayson, into the world in April of 2017.