What does it take to be a great leader?

Fred Wilson picks out the highlights of an NYT feature on Rex Ryan, the coach of the New York Jets. More importantly, he distills down some of the core skills a great leader needs.

A great leader:

1) Knows how to connect to the team and make them feel good about their work

2) Someone who walks the halls and works on the product with the team

3) Has the intellect to make the right decisions

4) Has a plan

Read Fred’s post: Leaders.

Another post in the “lessons business can take from sports” category…

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