Why good leaders aren't afraid to crawl in the mud

06/7/2011 | ThoughtLeaders blog

When Mike Figliuolo was a U.S. Army lieutenant, a senior officer was shocked to find him under a tank, wrench in hand, fixing broken tracking. The officer was surprised, but Figliuolo's initiative earned him serious street cred with the men under his command -- and that made his job as a leader far easier. "So when the occasion calls for it, get down in the mud and turn the wrench," he writes.

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